Jane Austen, the daughter of a clergyman, was born in Hampshire in 1775, and later lived in Bath and the village of Chawton. Austen died in 1817, and Persuasion and Northanger Abbey were published posthumously in 1818.
Jane Austen, the daughter of a clergyman, was born in Hampshire in 1775, and later lived in Bath and the village of Chawton. As a child and teenager, she wrote brilliantly witty stories for her family's amusement, as well as a novella, Lady Susan. Her first published novel was Sense and Sensibility, which appeared in 1811 and was soon followed by Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park and Emma. Customers who bought this item also bought. Page 1 of 1 Start overPage 1 of 1.
автор: Джейн Остин (Jane Austen). The Project Gutenberg EBook of Northanger Abbey, by Jane Austen. This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever
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I adore beautiful book series and the Penguin English Library is no exception. 4. Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen. Despite my love of minimalism and continual efforts to declutter my home library, gorgeous books like these are often working against my goals. The art director of the Penguin English Library was Jim Stoddart, with Coralie Bickford Smith as designer.
by. Jane Austen (1803). Advertisement by the authoress, to northanger abbey. THIS little work was finished in the year 1803, and intended forimmediate publication. It was disposed of to a bookseller, it was evenadvertised, and why the business proceeded no farther, the authorhas never been able to learn. That any bookseller should think itworth-while to purchase what he did not think it worth-while to publishseems extraordinary.
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Jane Austen’s first novel, Northanger Abbey-published posthumously in 1818-tells the story of Catherine Morland and her dangerously sweet nature, innocence, and sometime self-delusion
Jane Austen’s first novel, Northanger Abbey-published posthumously in 1818-tells the story of Catherine Morland and her dangerously sweet nature, innocence, and sometime self-delusion. Though Austen’s fallible heroine is repeatedly drawn into scrapes while vacationing at Bath and during her subsequent visit to Northanger Abbey, Catherine eventually triumphs, blossoming into a discerning woman who learns truths about love, life, and the heady power of literature.
Series: The Penguin English Library. Imprint: Penguin Classics. Published: 29/11/2012. Dimensions: 198mm x 11mm x 129mm.
To look almost pretty, is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has been looking plain the first fifteen years of her life, than a beauty from her cradle can ever receive'. During an eventful season at Bath, young, naïve Catherine Morland experiences the joys of fashionable society for the first time.
Note: This is for books in the Penguin English Library imprint only. A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. 1. Pride and Prejudice by. Jane Austen. score: 14,892, and 152 people voted.