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No. 97: January / February 2019

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No. 97: January / February 2019

  • Corsets, celluloid and controversies
    Exploring the film and television adaptations of Jane Austen’s novels
  • Trump: how Jane had seen it all before
    Comparing the Prince Regent and the President of the US
  • Thirty years of Austen in Australia
    JASA marks a major milestone
  • Small swords and sabres
    Could Mr Bennet have challenged Mr Wickham to a duel?
  • Jane’s neighbour was the Father of Australia
    Arthur Phillip retired to Bath during Austen’s time in the city
  • A peek between the covers
    Fashion magazines of Austen’s day
  • Fear and food riots
    As the Prince Regent partied, his subjects in the north faced starvation

Plus reports from Austen societies; news, letters, book reviews, quiz and much, much more!

Previous Issues

No. 90: November / December 2017

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No. 90: November / December 2017

  • Five ways to make more time for Jane Austen
    Rose Servitova comes up with some top tips to make the most of Jane
  • Publish and be dammed
    The Georgian courtesan who named and shamed her clients
  • Austen in America
    How Jane’s books and fame spread in the New World
  • The mystery of Sanditon
    The author who turned Jane’s work into a detective tale
  • Poetry in motion
    Robert Southey, Caroline Bowles and an unhappy union
  • Jane’s bad boys
    What can we learn about Messers Wickham, Darcy and Collins?

No. 89: September / October 2017

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No. 89: September / October 2017

  • Northanger Abbey at 200
    Tracing the history of Jane Austen’s gothic novel
  • Dining with Jane
    Mouthwatering recipes from Chawton Cottage and the Great House
  • Daughters of Manydown Park
    Jane and Cassandra’s close friendship with the three Bigg sisters
  • Keeping the faith
    Quakers, Catholics and Methodists were the victims of religious discrimination
  • Gown and town
    The value of an Oxford education to the Austen brothers
  • Jane in Paradise
    Exclusive preview of the Jane Austen Society of North America’s AGM in Huntington Beach, California

No. 88: July / August 2017

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No. 88: July / August 2017

  • Obituary
    Jane Austen’s life was little acknowledged at the time of her death in 1817: we put that right
  • Last days in Winchester
    Inside the house where Jane Austen spent her final weeks
  • Mourning clothes
    How to dress after the death of a family member
  • Darcy on screen
    New evidence emerges of a lost prewar film of Pride & Prejudice
  • Archbishop’s bones
    A discovery in London has important connections to Jane Austen
  • Bath time
    Exclusive preview of the Jane Austen Festival taking place in Bath in September

No. 87: May / June 2017

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No. 87: May / June 2017

  • Jane, Brexit and Trump
    Nationalism was prevalent in Jane Austen’s day
  • Charlotte’s verdict
    A Bronte sister’s outspoken views on Jane’s writing
  • Canal knowledge
    The waterways that were changing the landscape
  • Our own William
    Jane’s nephew accompanied her on the final journey to Winchester
  • Courtship, love and marriage
    Romance in Regency England
  • Regency Rogue
    Henry Morris, the bigamist who shocked Britain
  • Austen’s English
    Would you have understood Jane’s spoken dialect?

No. 86: March / April 2017

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No. 86: March / April 2017

  • Welcome to Brighton
    The Regency spotlight falls on this coastal town
  • Austen at Astley’s
    Nights out at the circus, both in fiction and in real life
  • Quality Street
    The Peter Pan author set his new play in Regency times
  • Marrying a cousin
    Could you? Should you?
  • Education, education, education
    Boys and girls were taught differently in the classroom
  • The real Jane Fairfaxes
    The women who worked as governesses
  • Jane and the theatre
    Why did Austen never write for the stage?

No. 85: January / February 2017

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No. 85: January / February 2017

  • Lady Worsley scandal
    The heiress who shocked Georgian society
  • Louisa Lushington’s journal
    The secret diary of a Regency lady has been transcribed
  • Who killed Mrs Churchill?
    Reading Emma as a murder-mystery tale
  • New coins, please
    It took a foreigner to introduce the great recoinage
  • Pelisse please
    Reconstructing a garment that may have been worn by Jane Austen
  • Jane Austen the radical
    Helena Kelly introduces her new book
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