Jane Austen and the Navy

by Brian Southam

Publisher: NMM

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Biography: general,
  • Naval forces & warfare,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: 19th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Regional, Ethnic, Genre, Specific Subject,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • History,
  • English,
  • Military,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • History / Military / Naval,
  • Military - Naval,
  • 1758-1805,
  • Influence,
  • Literature and the wars,
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815,
  • Nelson, Horatio Nelson,,
  • Sailors in literature,
  • Viscount,
  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages395
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8473885M
    ISBN 100948065656
    ISBN 109780948065651

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Two of Jane Austen’s brother served in Nelson’s navy and later became admirals. Francis Austen, on board the Canopus, narrowly missed the battle of Trafalgar; Charles Austen in Endymion captured numerous small prizes.

It is not surprising that that the Austen family, including Jane, took a deep personal interest in naval  › Books › Literature & Fiction › History & Criticism. Two of Jane Austen's brothers served in the Royal Navy and later became admirals.

Southam's book discusses the novelist as a historian of Nelson's navy, not the navy of the great victories at sea Jane Austen and the Navy book of the navy at home and of sailors amongst their family and ://   Jane Austen and the Navy reveals Austen, both of whose brothers became admirals, as an historian of Nelson's navy.

However, this is not the navy of Nelson's victorious battles but the navy at home in Britain. Based upon biographies, family records and naval documents, it carefully presents the author's illustration of seamen among their family  › Books › Literature & Fiction › History & Criticism.

Francis Austen, on board the Canopus, narrowly missed the battle of Trafalgar; Charles Austen in Endymion captured numerous small prizes. It is not surprising that that the Austen family, including Jane, took a deep personal interest in naval affairs.

Apart from the church, the navy was the profession which she knew and admired  › Books › History › Europe › Great Britain. Jane Austen and the navy. [B C Southam] -- This work demonstrates the importance of the navy, both in Jane Austen's life and her novels.

Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: B C Southam. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Jane Austen and the Navy, based upon family papers and naval records, shows the novelist as a historian of Nelson's Navy - not the Navy of great victories at sea but the Navy at home, and of sailors amongst their families and friends - but it is set against the background of war, with Revolutionary and Napoleonic France, fought across the globe between and  › Poetry, Drama & Criticism › History & Criticism › Literary Studies.

Book Description. Two of Jane Austen’s brother served in Nelson’s navy and later became admirals. Francis Austen, on board the Canopus, narrowly missed the battle of Trafalgar; Charles Austen in Endymion captured numerous small :// Print book: English: 2nd ed., rev. and correctedView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Jane Austen and the Navy book the first.

Subjects: Austen, Jane, -- -- Knowledge -- Naval art and science. Nelson, Horatio Nelson, -- Viscount, -- -- Influence. Austen, Jane, -- -- Characters -- Sailors.

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First Edition. pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. B + w illustrations. SIGNED by the author on the flyleaf, otherwise a very clean copy. Based on family papers and naval records, this book shows Jane Austen's relationship with Nelson's navy through the lives and careers of her sailor brothers and reflected in her novels and ://   These are the sources and citations used to research Jane Austen and the Navy and Persuasion.

This bibliography was generated on Cite This For Me on Monday, Febru Book. Austen, J. and Rogers, P. Chapter of an ed.

book. Russell, G. The Army, the Navy, and the Napoleonic Wars - Wiley-Blackwell - Chichester. In-text: (Russell Austen and the Navy and Persuasion. Jane Austen’s works center on the issues of the social hierarchy in the nineteenth century.

While many of Austen’s novels show the leisurely life of the upper class, Persuasion takes a turn to show us a class of men who have led a different way of life: the Royal Navy. Selma James writes that Austen’s brothers were sailors in the war against Napoleon, and her novels show she was Web Site/Emily/ Gillian Russell, "The Army, the Navy, and the Napoleonic Wars," A Companion to Jane Austen.

Claudia L. Johnson. and Clara Tuite (eds) (Malden: Blackwell Publishing, ) A Companion to the History of the Book (Blackwell Publishers, ) A Companion to Eighteenth-Century   Jane Austen’s juvenilia books “Juvenilia” refers to work produced by an author or an artist in “juvenile” years. Three of Jane Austen’s early notebooks survive, published in three ://   There’s ample material online about Jane Austen’s naval brothers, including ‘Jane Austen’s Sailor Brothers Francis and Charles in Life and Art’ by Brian Southam, author of Jane Austen and the Navy, National Maritime Museum — Jeffrey Mellefont, Honorary Research :// Jane Austen ; Buy the book.

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Her timeless stories have been turned into a plethora of movies, television shows, and modern adaptations in addition to being translated into multiple languages to cross cultural :// The Jane Austen Society About the Book: It’s only a few months since the war ended but the little village of Chawton is about to be hit by another devastating blow.

The heart of the community, the Chawton estate, and site of Jane Austen’s cherished former home, is in Based on family and naval records, this book presents Jane Austen author ofMansfield Park,with its vivid depiction of life in Portsmouth; andPersuasion,with its account of naval officers and attitudes as a historian of Nelson’s is not the navy of his great victories but is instead the navy at home, of sailors among their families and friends, set against the background of war and A Companion to Jane Austen is a recent book, and it’s the kind of book that is becoming more and more popular now – a book in which there are essays by many different people.

But it differs from many of those books in that the topics of the essays are often quite unexpected. And the scholars who are writing the essays are, without exception   The seventh child of George Austen and Cassandra Leigh Austen, Jane Austen was born in Steventon, a village in southern England in In her lifetime she completed six novels, including Northanger Abbey, Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, and of them were published before her death.; Her father George Austen, a clergyman,   Jane Austen was born in the Hampshire village of Steventon, where her father, the Reverend George Austen, was rector.

She was the second daughter and seventh child in a family of eight—six boys and two girls. Her closest companion throughout her life was her elder sister, Cassandra; neither Jane nor Cassandra married. With original research, this book offers a new insight into Jane Austen's life and writing.

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She wrote many books of romantic fiction about the gentry. Her works made her one of the most famous and beloved writers in English literature.[1] She is one of the great masters of the English novel. Austen's works criticized sentimental novels in the late 18th century Biography  Related pages  References  Bibliography  Other websites.

Interestingly, T. Egerton (the publisher of this book) also published Jane Austen’s novels Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, and Mansfield Park. Austen had two brothers, Frank and Charles, who were sailors in the British Navy.

They brought knowledge of the war and navy into her life, which also went on to influence her :// /exhibits/show/jane-austen-bicentennial/context/army-navy. The book concludes with fourteen widely studied passages from Pride and Prejudice, reprinted with editorial comment.

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