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 - 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.
by Jane Austen - Frederick A. Stokes Co.
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by Jane Austen - Little, Brown, & Co.
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