Voices from the World of Jane Austen by Malcolm Day

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A fascinating collection of first-hand accounts of life in the time of Jane Austen (1775-1817), showing how social standing and etiquette were prime considerations of the period, and revealing the stark contrast between 'upstairs' and 'downstairs' and the lives of men and women. With extracts from Jane Austen's novels, letters, biographies, memoirs and newspapers, including previously unpublished material held by The Jane Austen Society, British Library, Hampshire Record Office and Kent County Archives.


About Malcolm Day

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Malcolm Day has an academic background in theology and is the author of several previously published books on biblical events and Christianity. Among them is"The Book of Miracles", recently published in North America by Barron's.
Published April 1, 2012 by David & Charles. 336 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Travel. Non-fiction

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