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The Resource Cassandra & Jane : [a Jane Austen novel], Jill Pitkeathley, (electronic resource)

Cassandra & Jane : [a Jane Austen novel], Jill Pitkeathley, (electronic resource)

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Cassandra & Jane : [a Jane Austen novel]
Title
Cassandra & Jane
Title remainder
[a Jane Austen novel]
Statement of responsibility
Jill Pitkeathley
Title variation
Cassandra and Jane
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
They were beloved sisters and the best of friends. But Jane and Cassandra Austen suffered the same fate as many of the women of their era. Forced to spend their lives dependent on relatives, both financially and emotionally, the sisters spent their time together trading secrets, challenging each other's opinions, and rehearsing in myriad other ways the domestic dramas that Jane would later bring to fruition in her popular novels. For each sister suffered through painful romantic disappointments -- tasting passion, knowing great love, and then losing it -- while the other stood witness. Upon Jane's death, Cassandra deliberately destroyed her personal letters, thereby closing the door to the private life of the renowned novelist ... until now
Summary
A tale inspired by the relationship between Jane Austen and her sister follows the romantic disappointments suffered by both young women, describes their frustrating financial dependence on their relatives, and depicts the intellectual sparring that marked their devoted friendship
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275359
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6116.I85
LC item number
C37 2008eb
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Jane Austen novel
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Cassandra & Jane : [a Jane Austen novel], Jill Pitkeathley, (electronic resource)
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  • OverDrive eBook
  • Title from eBook information screen
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780061701627
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9C1F734B-38C5-4A97-B54B-592CD5C9E4A4
System control number
(OCoLC)299755559
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1983 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 271 KB)
Label
Cassandra & Jane : [a Jane Austen novel], Jill Pitkeathley, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • OverDrive eBook
  • Title from eBook information screen
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780061701627
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9C1F734B-38C5-4A97-B54B-592CD5C9E4A4
System control number
(OCoLC)299755559
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1983 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 271 KB)
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