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The text is that of the 1813 SecondEdition (the origins of which can be traced back to 1795). The text isfully annotated and is accompanied by a map of nineteenth-centuryEngland. "Contexts" explores the personal and social issues that loom large inAusten's novel: sense, sensibility, self-control, judgment, romanticattachments, family, and inheritance. Included are writings by AdamSmith, Samuel Johnson, Edmund Burke, Thomas Paine, Mary Wollstonecraft,Hannah Moore, and Maria Edgeworth. "Criticism" collects six early and twelve modern assessments of thenovel. Contributors include Alice Meynell, Reginald Farrer, Jan Fergus,Raymond Williams, Marilyn Butler, Mary Povey, Claudia L. Johnson, GeneRuoff, Patricia Meyer Spacks, Isobel Armstrong, Mary Favret, DeidreShauna Lynch, Eve Sedgwick, and Deborah Kaplan. A Chronology and a Selected Bibliography are included.
Table of Contents
|The Text of Sense and Sensibility|
|MAP: England in the 19th Century||p. 2|
|Facsimile Title Page of the 2nd Edition (1813)||p. 3|
|Sense and Sensibility||p. 5|
|From Theory of Moral Sentiments (1759)||p. 273|
|Rambler No. 32 (1750)||p. 275|
|Idler No. 72 (1759)||p. 279|
|From Reflections on the Revolution in France (1790)||p. 281|
|From Rights of Man (1791)||p. 283|
|From A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792)||p. 284|
|From Sensibility: An Epistle to the Honourable Mrs. Boscawen (1782)||p. 291|
|From Strictures on the Modern System of Female Education (1799)||p. 296|
|The Enthusiasm of Sentiment; a Fragment (1798)||p. 299|
|From Mademoiselle Panache (1796)||p. 300|
|From Belinda (1801)||p. 306|
|From Unsigned Review (February 1812)||p. 313|
|Unsigned Review (May 1812)||p. 315|
|From British Novelists (1860)||p. 316|
|From Miss Austen (1866)||p. 317|
|From The Classic Novelist (1894)||p. 320|
|From Jane Austen (1917)||p. 322|
|First Publication: Thomas Egerton, Sense and Sensibility, and Pride and Prejudice||p. 325|
|Sensibility and the Worship of Self||p. 336|
|Ideological Contradictions and the Consolations of Form: Sense and Sensibility||p. 338|
|Sense and Sensibility: Opinions Too Common and Too Dangerous||p. 344|
|The Novel's Wisdom: Sense and Sensibility||p. 359|
|Taste: Gourmets and Ascetics||p. 363|
|Sense and Sensibility: The Letter, Post Factum||p. 373|
|The Personal and the Pro Forma||p. 382|
|Jane Austen and the Masturbating Girl||p. 391|
|Mass Marketing Jane Austen: Men, Women, and Courtship in Two Film Adaptations||p. 402|
|Jane Austen: A Chronology||p. 411|
|Selected Bibliography||p. 413|
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