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Northanger Abbey depicts the misadventures of Catherine Morland, young, ingenuous, and mettlesome, and an indefatigable reader of gothic novels. Their romantic excess and dark overstatement feed her imagination, as tyrannical fathers and diabolical villains work their evil on forlorn heroines in isolated settings. What could be more remote from the uneventful securities of life in the midland counties of England? Yet as Austen brilliantly contrasts fiction with reality, ordinary life takes a more sinister turn, and edginess and circumspection are reaffirmed alongside comedy and literary burlesque.

Also including Austen's other short fictions, Lady Susan, The Watsons, and Sanditon, this valuable new edition shows her to be as innovative at the start of her career as at its close.

Synopsis:

This text combines Jane Austen's "Northanger Abbey" with three of her minor works, two early, one late, which demonstrate her originality across the full range of her career.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780192840820
Editor:
Kinsley, James
Editor:
Davie, John
Editor:
Kinsley, James
Editor:
Davie, John
Author:
null, John
Author:
Davie, John
Author:
null, James
Author:
Kinsley, James
Author:
null, Claudia L.
Author:
Austen, Jane
Author:
null, Jane
Author:
Johnson, Claudia L.
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Location:
Oxford
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Books and reading
Subject:
Horror tales
Subject:
Literature/English | British Literature | 19th C
Edition Number:
revised
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Series Volume:
H/05
Publication Date:
20031030
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
10 color illus.
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
5 x 7.7 x 0.7 in

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