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Persuasion (Everyman's Library)

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This collection from Everymans Library provides the complete works of one of the most popular authors in English literature. Each of Jane Austens masterpieces is enchantingly funny, touchingly and wittily told, and filled with a dazzling gallery of characters. These beautiful, clothbound classics are essentials for any home library.

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Emma

Mansfield Park

Northanger Abby

Persuasion

Pride and Prejudice

Sandition and Other Stories

Sense and Sensibility

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Austen's last novel is the crowning achievement of her matchless career. Her heroine, Anne Elliot, a woman of integrity, breeding and great depth of emotion, stands in stark contrast to the brutality and hypocrisy of Regency England. Includes a new Introduction by Margaret Drabble, famed novelist and editor of The Oxford Companion to the English Language.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. xxviii-xxix).

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anything by jane austen is a wonderful piece of literature and being only one of the six that she has written in her lifetime, i feel that it should be snatched up and gobbled immediately.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780679409861
Introduction:
Terry, Judith
Author:
Conrad, Peter
Illustrator:
Terry, Judith
Author:
Austen, Jane
Author:
Conrad, Peter
Publisher:
Everyman's Library
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Novels and novellas
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
British and irish fiction (fictional works by
Subject:
Man-woman relationships
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England
Subject:
British and irish
Subject:
Young women
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Love stories
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Humorous fiction
Subject:
Humorous Stories
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Literature-A to Z
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fiction;classic;classics;romance;19th century;jane austen;literature;england;novel;austen;british;regency;british literature;english literature;love;english;women;historical;family;historical fiction;marriage;classic literature;britain;uk;18th century;19t
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fiction;classic;classics;romance;19th century;jane austen;literature;england;novel;austen;british;regency;british literature;english literature;love;english;women;historical;family;historical fiction;marriage;classic literature;britain;uk;18th century;19t
Edition Description:
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
Series:
Everyman's Library Classics & Contemporary Classics
Series Volume:
31
Publication Date:
19920631
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8.3 x 5.2 x 0.99 in 1 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Austen's last novel is the crowning achievement of her matchless career. Her heroine, Anne Elliot, a woman of integrity, breeding and great depth of emotion, stands in stark contrast to the brutality and hypocrisy of Regency England. Includes a new Introduction by Margaret Drabble, famed novelist and editor of The Oxford Companion to the English Language.
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