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Northanger Abbey (Vintage Classics)

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Publisher Comments:

“Jane Austen is a genius, and Northanger Abbey is hugely underrated.”-Martin Amis

Catherine Morland is a young girl with a very active imagination. Her naivety and her love of sensational novels lead her to approach the fashionable social scene in Bath and her stay at nearby Northanger Abbey with preconceptions that have embarrassing and entertaining consequences.

Synopsis:

Catherine Morland is a young girl with a very active imagination. Her naivety and love of sensational novels lead her to approach the fashionable social scene in Bath and her stay at nearby Northanger Abbey with preconceptions that have embarrassing and entertaining consequences.

Synopsis:

New package for Austen's brilliant satire of the gothic novel A sly commentary on the power of literature and a warning for women about being too innocent, here is a fresh, funny novel of a young woman receiving, as Margaret Drabble reveals in her illuminating introduction, intensive instruction in the ways of the world.

About the Author

Jane Austen (1775–1817) is also the author of Emma, Mansfield Park, Persuasion, Pride and Prejudice, and Sense and Sensibility.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780099511878
Author:
Austen, Jane
Publisher:
Vintage Classics
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Love stories
Subject:
Satire
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
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Subject:
fiction;classic;classics;romance;19th century;jane austen;literature;england;novel;gothic;british;austen;satire;regency;english literature;british literature;english;parody;women;humor;historical;18th century;historical fiction;classic literature;love;bri
Subject:
fiction;classic;classics;romance;19th century;jane austen;literature;england;novel;gothic;british;austen;satire;regency;english literature;british literature;english;parody;women;humor;historical;18th century;historical fiction;love;classic literature;bri
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage Classics
Publication Date:
20080931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8 x 5 x 0.63 in 1 lb

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Product details 288 pages Vintage Books USA - English 9780099511878 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Catherine Morland is a young girl with a very active imagination. Her naivety and love of sensational novels lead her to approach the fashionable social scene in Bath and her stay at nearby Northanger Abbey with preconceptions that have embarrassing and entertaining consequences.
"Synopsis" by , New package for Austen's brilliant satire of the gothic novel A sly commentary on the power of literature and a warning for women about being too innocent, here is a fresh, funny novel of a young woman receiving, as Margaret Drabble reveals in her illuminating introduction, intensive instruction in the ways of the world.
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