by Jane Austen
Number of pages: 221
Jane Austen's final novel places heroine Anne Elliot, a woman of integrity and deep emotion, against the brutality and hypocrisy of Regency England. Anne did something we can all relate to: Long ago, she let the love of her life get away. In this case, she had allowed herself to be persuaded by a trusted family friend that the young man she loved wasn't an adequate match, social stationwise, and that Anne could do better.
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by Jane Austen - Frederick A. Stokes Co.
These are notebooks from Jane Austen's childhood, and despite their rough nature, they offer something of value: not just the insight they give us into Austen's thinking and her mind, but there is a certain charm here, a thing to value in its own.
by Jane Austen - Macmillan and Co.
Austen's first novel introduces the themes which would dominate her future work. This is a story of two sisters finding fulfilment in a society bounded by regulations and restrictions. It is an exploration of the moral dilemmas facing young women.
by Jane Austen
Recently widowed Lady Susan Vernon seeks an advantageous second marriage for herself, while attempting to push her daughter into a dismal match. A novel of Regency manners and mores that will delight Austen enthusiasts with its elegant expression.
by Jane Austen - Macmillan and co.
Novel by Jane Austen, published in 1814. In its tone and discussion of religious duty, it is the most serious of her novels. Mansfield Park shows Austen as a mature novelist with an almost unparalleled ability to render character.