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Flirting with Pride & Prejudice

Fresh Perspectives On The Original Chick-lit Masterpiece
One of fiction's most well-loved novels, this 19th-century classic continues to capture the hearts of contemporary readers with its notions of marriage, dating, and romance. Leading authors in the area of women's literature and romance contribute to this fresh collection of essays on everything from Lydia's scandalous marriage to George Wickham to the female-dominated Bennett household and the emphasis placed on courtship and marriage. Contributors include Jo Beverly, Alesia Holliday, Mercedes Lackey, Joyce Millman, and Jill Winters. This compilation is an excellent companion for both those new to Jane Austen and well-versed Austen-philes.

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Format: Book
Title: Flirting with Pride & prejudice : fresh perspectives on the original chick-lit masterpiece / edited by Jennifer Crusie with Glenn Yeffeth.
Publisher Date: Dallas, Tex. : BenBella Books ; [Chicago] : Distributed by Independent Publishers Group, c2005.
Subject: Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. Pride and prejudice Women and literature -- England -- History -- 19th century Women -- Books and reading Women in literature
Isbn: 1932100725 (pbk.)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: 823.7 Fli
Oclc: 60651009
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Bib Id: 237517

Format: Book
Title: Flirting with Pride & prejudice : fresh perspectives on the original chick-lit masterpiece / edited by Jennifer Crusie with Glenn Yeffeth.
Publisher, Date: Dallas, Tex. : BenBella Books ; [Chicago] : Distributed by Independent Publishers Group, c2005.
Description: 230 p. ; 23 cm.
Series: Smart pop series
Series: Smart pop series
Subjects: Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. Pride and prejudice
Subjects: Women and literature -- England -- History -- 19th century
Subjects: Women -- Books and reading
Subjects: Women in literature
Other Author: Crusie, Jennifer
Other Title: Flirting with Pride and prejudice
Contents: Introduction / Jennifer Crusie -- Jane as universal social commentator: "Does this petticoat make me look fat?" / Beth Kendrick -- A little friendly advice / Jennifer O'Connell -- High-class problems / Laura Caldwell -- Jane and history: A world at war / Lawrence Watt-Evans -- Gold diggers of 1813 / Jo Beverley -- Jane and academe: Any way you slice it / Elisabeth Fairchild -- Jane Austen and the masturbating critic / Adam Roberts -- The original chick-lit masterpiece / Shanna Swendson -- Plenty of pride and prejudice to go around / Lauren Baratz-Logsted -- Jane and the movies: Elizabeth-- on the roof / Jennifer Coburn -- Bride and prejudice / Laura Resnick -- Times and tenors / Sarah Zettel -- Jane's hero: My darling Mr. Darcy / Teresa Medeiros -- My Firth love / Lani Diane Rich -- Jane's untold stories: Not precisely pride / Mercedes Lackey -- Georgiana / Jane Espenson -- Charlotte's side of the story / Melissa Senate -- The secret life of Mary / Jill Winters -- Lord Byron and Miss A / Cheryl Sawyer -- Jane in the twenty-first century: Pride and prejudice. With cell phones / Michelle Cunnah -- Bennets and Bingleys and bitches. Oh my! / Erin Dailey -- Pride and prejudice : the reality show / Joyce Millman -- The evolution of envy / Alesia Holliday -- Jane and me / Karen Joy Fowler.
LCCN: 2005016568
ISBN: 1932100725 (pbk.)
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Call Number: 823.7 Fli