A Brief Guide to Jane Austen: The Life and Times of the World's Favourite Author

A Brief Guide to Jane Austen: The Life and Times of the World's Favourite Author

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Jane Austen is a mystery. The first incontrovertibly great woman novelist, she is, among other things, one of the finest prose stylists in literature; the first truly modern writer, the Godmother of chick lit. She is also the greatest enigma (next to Shakespeare) in English literature. Soldiers in the First World War sat in the trenches and read them for the civilising comforts they provided. Hard-nut literary critics such as F. R. Leavis lauded their austere complexity.… (more)

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Publisher: Robinson (November 15, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 300 pages

File size: 601 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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