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Jane Austen For Dummies by Joan Elizabeth Klingel Ray
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it was amazing
bookshelves: 2010-books-read

I've looked the other way from this book for quite some time, but now that I've sat down with it I found it immensely interesting. Ray has a good sense of humor and knows her Austen, so the combination is entertaining and enlightening. Much of it is a surface level look, but it can be a great reference. Her sections on daily life during Austen's time sheds some new light for me on parts of Austen's work. Well worth the time.
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August 13, 2010 – Started Reading
August 13, 2010 – Shelved
August 21, 2010 – Shelved as: 2010-books-read
August 21, 2010 – Finished Reading

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