Sibling Love and Incest in Jane Austen’s Fiction

  • Glenda A. Hudson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Glenda A. Hudson
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  3. Glenda A. Hudson
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  4. Glenda A. Hudson
    Pages 61-96
  5. Glenda A. Hudson
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  6. Back Matter
    Pages 130-143

About this book


English lit scholar Glenda Hudson examines Jane Austen's presentation of sibling love and rivalry in the context of the dramatic social and historical changes in the late 18th century--and also analyzes the incest motif in numerous works of the period.


Bronte Charles Dickens critique drama English literature fiction George Eliot Jane Austen law Narrative novel poetry Romanticism structure time

Authors and affiliations

  • Glenda A. Hudson
    • 1
  1. 1.California State UniversityBakersfieldUSA

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