A Jane Austen companion offers a guide to daily life in Regency England, providing guidance on graceful living, love among the social classes, dress, and the practicalities of everyday life.Entailment: A legal contract dictating that an estate was to be inherited by the eldest male descendant in each generation. Such contracts kept estates from being broken up among several heirs. Esquire: A style used to refer to a man from aanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Jane Austen Handbook|
|Author||:||Margaret C. Sullivan|
|Publisher||:||Quirk Books - 2007-01|