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  • Author:
    Maggie Lane
  • ISBN:
    0709048327
  • ISBN13:
    978-0709048329
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  • Publisher:
    Robert Hale; illustrated edition edition (July 1, 1992)
  • Pages:
    272 pages
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    Arts & Literature
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Maggie Lane is a school librarian and lives in Bristol with her son and daughter. Her other books include the highly acclaimed Jane Austen's England, Literary Daughters and A Charming Place: Bath in the Life and Times of Jane Austen.

Maggie Lane is a school librarian and lives in Bristol with her son and daughter. She has published articles in the Annual Report of the Jane Austen Society nad in Persuasions, the journal of the Jane Austen Society of North America. In a lighter vein she is the author of a series of literary quiz and puzzle books including The Bronte Sisters Quiz and Puzzle Book and The Jane Austen Quiz and Puzzle Book.

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Jane Austen's Family: Through Five Generations. Drawing extensively on letters and memoirs written by the Austen family over a period of 150 years, this book traces the development of the family from vigorous Georgian opportunism to respectable Victorian gentility. Read on the Scribd mobile app. Download. Title : Jane Austen's Family: Through Five Generations. Authors : Lane, Maggie. Product Category : Books.

Drawing extensively on letters and memoirs written by the Austen family over a period of 150 years, this book traces the development of the family from vigorous Georgian opportunism to respectable Victorian gentility.

Jane Austen’s Family: Through Five Generations. The Jane Austen Quiz and Puzzle Book. Maggie appeared as a spokesperson for the Jane Austen Society on BBC Television’s Omnibus documentary, Persumption – The Life of Jane Austen.

Jane Austen's family. through five generations. 1 2 3 4 5. Want to Read. Are you sure you want to remove Jane Austen's family from your list? Jane Austen's family. Published 1984 by R. Hale in London.

George was descended from wool manufacturers who had risen to the lower ranks of the landed gentry, and Cassandra was.

George was descended from wool manufacturers who had risen to the lower ranks of the landed gentry, and Cassandra was a member of the aristocratic Leigh family. They married on 26 April 1764 at Walcot Church in Bath. From 1765 to 1801 (for much of Jane's life), George was a rector of Anglican parishes in Steventon, Hampshire and a nearby village.

This book offers an intimate and intriguing account of Jane Austen's relations, from 1704, when her great-grandmother was left a widow with six children to support, through to 1870, and the destinies of her many nephews and nieces. Drawing extensively on letters and memoirs written by the Austen family over a period of 150 years, this book traces the development of the family from vigorous Georgian opportunism to respectable Victorian gentility.