The Peacock Edition (Pride and Prejudice, illustrated by Hugh Thomson, George Allen, London, 1894)
Alberta H. Burke
Nancy Magnuson, college librarian
By Juliette Wells, Associate Professor of English, Goucher College
Pride & Prejudice: A 200 Year Affair, 2013 exhibit, Goucher College Library
Lily Sage, amazing student assistant
Mr. Collins Mouse
Emma in America Learn about and read a digital facsimile of the very rare 1816 Philadelphia Emma--Austen's first novel published in America and the only one during her lifetime.
The internationally recognized Jane Austen Collection at Goucher College includes first, rare, and unique editions of Austen’s novels; translations in over 40 languages; works by Austen’s contemporaries; and biographies, critical works, and adaptations. ♦ Supporting the collection is a significant number of works from the English Georgian and Regency periods, including periodicals and a fine collection of color plate books and the official records of the Jane Austen Society (JASNA).
Located in the Special Collections & Archives Departmentat Goucher College, the Jane Austen Collection is open to the Goucher community and the public for research or related purposes. *The collection is not on permanent display.*
Regular Hours: Monday to Friday 10am - 12:30pm and 1:30pm - 4pm We generally follow the main library's schedule regarding holidays and semester breaks. Emergency and weather closings will be posted on the college's website.
The Special Collections & Archives is located in the Sanford J. Ungar Athenaeum, Level 4, Room 431 (across from the elevator)
Special Collections & Archives♦Goucher College Library♦1021 Dulaney Valley Rd.♦Baltimore, Md 21204
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