Persuasion

Persuasion Author : Jane Austen
Release : 2014-06-26
Publisher : Random House
ISBN : 009958932X
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Eight years ago Anne Elliot bowed to pressure from her family and made the decision not to marry the man she loved, Captain Wentworth. Now circumstances have conspired to bring him back into her social circle and Anne finds her old feelings for him reignited. However, when they meet again, Wentworth behaves as if they are strangers and seems more interested in her friend Louisa. In this, her final novel, Jane Austen tells the story of a love that endures the tests of time and society with humour, insight, and tenderness.

Northanger Abbey (Vintage Classics Austen Series)

Northanger Abbey (Vintage Classics Austen Series) Author : Jane Austen
Release : 2014-07-03
Publisher : Random House
ISBN : 1473513731
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Jane Austen takes a satirical swipe at the gothic novel in this classic book bursting with sly subversive wit. WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY P.D. JAMES The Vintage Classics Austen series is designed by the writer and illustrator Leanne Shapton and introduced by some of our finest contemporary writers and Austen fans: Alexander McCall Smith, Lynne Truss, Amanda Vickery, Francesca Segal, P.D. James and Andrew Motion. '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 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.

Emma (Vintage Classics Austen Series)

Emma (Vintage Classics Austen Series) Author : Jane Austen
Release : 2014-07-03
Publisher : Random House
ISBN : 1473513715
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WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ANDREW MOTION The Vintage Classics Austen series is designed by the writer and illustrator Leanne Shapton and introduced by some of our finest contemporary writers and Austen fans: Alexander McCall Smith, Lynne Truss, Amanda Vickery, Francesca Segal, P.D. James and Andrew Motion. 'Jane Austen's Emma is her masterpiece, mixing the sparkle of her early books with a deep sensibility' Robert McCrum, Observer Emma is young, rich and independent. She has decided not to get married and instead spends her time organising her acquaintances' love affairs. Her plans for the matrimonial success of her new friend Harriet, however, lead her into complications that ultimately test her own detachment from the world of romance.

Pride and Prejudice (Vintage Classics Austen Series)

Pride and Prejudice (Vintage Classics Austen Series) Author : Jane Austen
Release : 2014-07-03
Publisher : Random House
ISBN : 1473513685
File Size : 89.20 MB
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WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ALEXANDER McCALL SMITH The Vintage Classics Austen series is designed by the writer and illustrator Leanne Shapton and introduced by some of our finest contemporary writers and Austen fans: Alexander McCall Smith, Lynne Truss, Amanda Vickery, Francesca Segal, P.D. James and Andrew Motion. 'The best-loved book by our best-loved novelist' Independent Elizabeth Bennet is young, clever and attractive, but her mother is a nightmare and she and her four sisters are in dire need of financial security and escape in the shape of husbands. The arrival of the affable Mr Bingley and arrogant Mr Darcy in the neighbourhoos, both single and in possession of large fortunes, turns all their lives upside down in this witty drama of friendship, rivalry, enmity and love.

Persuasion (Vintage Classics Austen Series)

Persuasion (Vintage Classics Austen Series) Author : Jane Austen
Release : 2014-07-03
Publisher : Random House
ISBN : 1473513693
File Size : 78.35 MB
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WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY LYNNE TRUSS The Vintage Classics Austen series is designed by the writer and illustrator Leanne Shapton and introduced by some of our finest contemporary writers and Austen fans: Alexander McCall Smith, Lynne Truss, Amanda Vickery, Francesca Segal, P.D. James and Andrew Motion. 'It is a sort of private novel. In the heroine Anne Elliot, we have glimpses of Austen and what happened to her; the lost romance and the lost youth' Julian Fellowes Eight years ago Anne Elliot bowed to pressure from her family and made the decision not to marry the man she loved, Captain Wentworth. Now circumstances have conspired to bring him back into her social circle and Anne finds her old feelings for him reignited. However, when they meet again Wentworth behaves as if they are strangers and seems more interested in her friend Louisa. In this, her final novel, Jane Austen tells the story of a love that endures the tests of time and society with humour, insight and tenderness.

Mansfield Park (Vintage Classics Austen Series)

Mansfield Park (Vintage Classics Austen Series) Author : Jane Austen
Release : 2014-07-03
Publisher : Random House
ISBN : 1473513723
File Size : 56.53 MB
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WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY AMANDA VICKERY The Vintage Classics Austen series is designed by the writer and illustrator Leanne Shapton and introduced by some of our finest contemporary writers and Austen fans: Alexander McCall Smith, Lynne Truss, Amanda Vickery, Francesca Segal, P.D. James and Andrew Motion. 'The most perfect artist among women, the writer whose books are immortal' Virginia Woolf Fanny Price's rich relatives offer her a place in their home so that she can be properly brought up. However, Fanny's childhood is a lonely one as she is never allowed to forget her position. Her only ally is her cousin Edmund. When her cousins befriend two glamorous new young people who have arrived in the area, Henry and Mary Crawford, Edmund starts to grow close to Mary and Fanny finds herself dealing with feelings she has never experienced before.

Sense and Sensibility (Vintage Classics Austen Series)

Sense and Sensibility (Vintage Classics Austen Series) Author : Jane Austen
Release : 2014-07-03
Publisher : Random House
ISBN : 1473513707
File Size : 74.30 MB
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WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY FRANCESCA SEGAL The Vintage Classics Austen series is designed by the writer and illustrator Leanne Shapton and introduced by some of our finest contemporary writers and Austen fans: Alexander McCall Smith, Lynne Truss, Amanda Vickery, Francesca Segal, P.D. James and Andrew Motion. 'Jane Austen is the pinnacle to which all other authors aspire' J. K. Rowling Elinor is as prudent as her sister Marianne is impetuous. Each must learn from the other after they are they are forced by their father's death to leave their home and enter into the contests of polite society. The charms of unsuitable men and the schemes of rival ladies mean that their paths to success are thwart with disappointment but together they attempt to find a way to happiness.

Jane Austen

Jane Austen Author : Jane Austen
Release : 2014-10-02
Publisher : Penguin Books
ISBN : 9780141395203
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Few novelists have conveyed the subtleties and nuances of their own social milieu with the wit and insight of Jane Austen. Through her vivacious and spirited heroines and their circle, she painted vivid portraits of English middle-class life as the eighteenth century came to a close. Each of these novels is a love story and a story about marriage marriage for love, for financial security, for social status. But they are not mere romances. Ironic, comic, and wise, they are masterly studies of the society Austen observed. The seven books in this box set Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, Northanger Abbey, Persuasion, andLove and Freindship(early writings and juvenilia) contain some of the most brilliant, dazzling prose in the English language.Part of Penguin s beautiful Hardcover Classics series, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith, these delectable and collectible editions are bound in high-quality, tactile cloth with foil stamped into the design."

Vom Winde Verweht

Vom Winde Verweht Author :
Release : 2000
Publisher :
ISBN :
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Jane Austen Boxed Set

Jane Austen Boxed Set Author : Jane Austen
Release : 2020-04-07
Publisher : Canterbury Classics
ISBN : 9781645170006
File Size : 41.6 MB
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This complete set of Jane Austen novels is perfect for any home library. Jane Austen's stories of clever women, elusive love, and social mores have struck a chord with millions of fans who consider her work compelling, heartwarming, and essential. Adapted time and again for screen and stage, these enduring classics remain as enjoyable as ever. This elegant collection includes Austen's acclaimed novels Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Mansfield Park, Persuasion, and Northanger Abbey. Readers will be enchanted by the specially designed spines, custom end papers, and six brilliant stories. Just like Jane Austen's memorable characters, readers will fall in love with this set of novels on their bookshelf.

Marriage

Marriage Author : Jane Austen
Release : 2018-04-05
Publisher : Vintage Classic
ISBN : 9781784874056
File Size : 28.70 MB
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Why do we set so much store by marriage? Jane Austen was fascinated by this question, subjecting it to her forensic eye and wonderfully ironic wit again and again. Here are stolen glances and nervous advances, meddling parents and self-important cousins, society whisperings and the fluttering hearts of young lovers. All of them have their own views and expectations of marriage, and Austen's are the wisest of all. Selected from the novels Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Northanger Abbeyand Persuasionby Jane Austen. VINTAGE MINIS- GREAT MINDS. BIG IDEAS. LITTLE BOOKS. A series of short books by the world's greatest writers on the experiences that make us human

Jane Austen Cover to Cover

Jane Austen Cover to Cover Author : Margaret C. Sullivan
Release : 2014
Publisher :
ISBN : 1594747253
File Size : 38.33 MB
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Jane Austen's six novels are true classics, still immensely popular some 200 years after their first publication. But although the celebrated stories never change, the covers are always different. Jane Austen Cover to Cover compiles two centuries of design, from elegant Victorian hardcovers and the famed 1894 “Peacock” edition to 1950s pulp, movie tie-in editions, graphic novels, foreign-language translations, and many, many others. Filled with beautiful artwork and insightful commentary, this fascinating and visually intriguing collection is a must for Janeites, design geeks, and book lovers of every stripe.

Marriage

Marriage Author : Jane Austen
Release : 2018-04-05
Publisher : Random House
ISBN : 1473556074
File Size : 54.21 MB
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Why do we set so much store by marriage? Jane Austen was fascinated by this question, subjecting it to her forensic eye and wonderfully ironic wit again and again. Here are stolen glances and nervous advances, meddling parents and self-important cousins, society whisperings and the fluttering hearts of young lovers. All of them have their own views and expectations of marriage, and Austen’s are the wisest of all. Selected from the novels Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Northanger Abbey and Persuasion by Jane Austen. VINTAGE MINIS: GREAT MINDS. BIG IDEAS. LITTLE BOOKS. A series of short books by the world’s greatest writers on the experiences that make us human

American Book Publishing Record

American Book Publishing Record Author :
Release : 1999
Publisher :
ISBN :
File Size : 20.32 MB
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National Union Catalog

National Union Catalog Author :
Release : 1973
Publisher :
ISBN :
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Includes entries for maps and atlases.

Sanditon

Sanditon Author : Another Lady
Release : 1998-10-06
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
ISBN : 0684843420
File Size : 37.64 MB
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In a completed version of Jane Austen's unfinished manuscript, a young country woman visits a fashionable seaside resort and gains insight into the complexities of human nature

A Bibliography of Jane Austen

A Bibliography of Jane Austen Author : David Gilson
Release : 1997
Publisher : Oak Knoll Press
ISBN :
File Size : 27.36 MB
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A new edition of the classic Austen bibliography supplementing its original scholarship to reflect the recent interest in the author since the film industry's rather remarkable proliferation of screen adaptations in the last year. The reference cites original editions, first American editions, trans

Saturday Review

Saturday Review Author :
Release : 1955
Publisher :
ISBN :
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