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Jane Austen"s Emma on television

Monica Lauritzen

Jane Austen"s Emma on television

a study of a BBC classic serial

by Monica Lauritzen

  • 344 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis in Göteborg, Sweden .
Written in English

  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817,
    • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Film and video adaptations,
    • British Broadcasting Corporation,
    • English fiction -- Film and video adaptations,
    • Television serials -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 186-193.

      Statementby Monica Lauritzen.
      SeriesGothenburg studies in English,, 48
      LC ClassificationsPR4034.E53 L38
      The Physical Object
      Pagination193 p. :
      Number of Pages193
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3866726M
      ISBN 109173460915
      LC Control Number81188573

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