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Author Fullerton, Susannah, 1960-

Title A dance with Jane Austen : how a novelist and her characters went to the ball / Susannah Fullerton ; [foreword by Deirdre Le Faye].

Imprint London, England : Frances Lincoln Ltd., 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    394.3 FUL    Available
Edition 1st Frances Lincoln ed.
Description 160 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-156) and index.
Contents Foreword -- Introduction -- Learning to dance -- "An effective exhibition": dressing for the dance -- Getting to and from a ball -- Assembly balls -- Private balls -- Etiquette of the ballroom -- Men in the ballroom -- Dancing and music -- "They sat down to supper" -- Conversation and courtship -- The shade of a departed ball -- Dance in Jane Austen films -- Bibliography -- A note about the text -- Acknowledgments.
Subject Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Appreciation.
Balls (Parties) -- England -- 19th century.
Balls (Parties) -- In literature.
ISBN 9780711232457 : $24.95

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