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Lady Susan by Jane Austen

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Lady Susan
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ISBN/ASIN: 0486444074
Number of pages: 211

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Beautiful, flirtatious, and recently widowed, Lady Susan Vernon seeks an advantageous second marriage for herself, while attempting to push her daughter into a dismal match. A magnificently crafted novel of Regency manners and mores that will delight Austen enthusiasts with its wit and elegant expression.

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