"Behind Closed Doors": Home Life in Jane Austen's Time

"Behind Closed Doors": Home Life in Jane Austen's Time

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Rachael Grad
Mar 5, 2010

Obsessed by Jane Austen period films — and other BBC classics — we were thrilled to hear about the book Behind Closed Doors: At Home in Georgian England by Amanda Vickery.

Amanda Vickery based her research on diaries, letters, burglary trials, and household accounts from the period for her book Behind Closed Doors: At Home in Georgian England

MORE JANE AUSTEN
The Jane Austen Centre in Bath, England, where she lived from 1801 to 1806 and visited twice. Check out the centre's extensive gift shop with costumes, tea cups, and All Things Darcy!
Jane Austen's House Museum in Chawton, England, located in the 17th century house where Jane Austen lived for the last 7 years of her life
The Republic of Pemberley has comprehensive information on locations associated with Jane Austen's life and novels
On the Set: Pride & Prejudice

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