The Real Jane Austen

Illustrated with clips from movie and television adaptations of her novels, this program takes a visually rich approach to understanding the woman behind such classics as Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, and Emma. An extensive biographical and psychological profile of the author provides insight... Full description

Corporate Author: BBC Worldwide Ltd.
Other Authors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c2002.
Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.
Table of Contents:
  • Mysterious Jane Austen (3:20)
  • Jane Austen: Early Years (5:26)
  • Eighteenth Century Women: Roles and Expectations (4:25)
  • Austen's Love of Books and Writing (4:04)
  • Business of Courtship and Marriage (3:38)
  • Jane Austen's First Love (7:59)
  • Jane Austen's Characters and Reality (5:21)
  • Tragic Time for Jane Austen (5:23)
  • Jane Austen's Marriage Proposal Dilemma (4:04)
  • Jane Austen: Dependent on Relatives (3:07)
  • Jane Austen: A Published Novelist (5:27)
  • Jane Austen's Illness and Death (3:47)
  • Jane Austen's Legacy (1:31)

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