Chapter 9. Re: Reading Pride and Prejudice: “What think you of books?”

  1. Claudia L. Johnson Chair and
  2. Clara Tuite Senior Lecturer
  1. Susan J. Wolfson Professor specialist

Published Online: 6 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444305968.ch9

A Companion to Jane Austen

A Companion to Jane Austen

How to Cite

Wolfson, S. J. (2009) Re: Reading Pride and Prejudice: “What think you of books?”, in A Companion to Jane Austen (eds C. L. Johnson and C. Tuite), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444305968.ch9

Editor Information

  1. University of Melbourne, Australia

Author Information

  1. Princeton University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 2 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405149099

Online ISBN: 9781444305968

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Keywords:

  • Re: Reading Pride and Prejudice - “What think you of books?”;
  • Reading the markets;
  • “The Author of ‘Sense and Sensibility’”;
  • firm of John Murray producing Mansfield Park and Emma - title-pages brand-named “By the Author of ‘Pride and Prejudice’”;
  • first hazard with Pride and Prejudice - taken by Thomas Egerton of Military Library;
  • prejudice and first impressions;
  • romance and reading

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Volume I. Reading the Markets

  • Volume II. Prejudice and First Impressions

  • Volume III. Romance and Reading

  • Further Reading