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Emma

Author: Jane Austen
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, [1991]
Series: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.), 36.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As daughter of the richest, most important man in the small provincial village of Highbury, Emma Woodhouse is firmly convinced that it is her right--perhaps even her "duty"--To arrange the lives of others. Considered by most critics to be Austen's most technically brilliant achievement, "Emma" sparkles with ironic insights into self-deception, self-discovery, and the interplay of love and power.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Love stories
Humorous stories
Humorous fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817.
Emma.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, [1991]
(OCoLC)623649374
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Austen
ISBN: 067940581X 9780679405818
OCLC Number: 24065312
Description: xlvii, 498 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.), 36.
Responsibility: Jane Austen ; with an introduction by Marilyn Butler.
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As daughter of the richest, most important man in the small provincial village of Highbury, Emma Woodhouse is firmly convinced that it is her right--perhaps even her "duty"--To arrange the lives of others. Considered by most critics to be Austen's most technically brilliant achievement, "Emma" sparkles with ironic insights into self-deception, self-discovery, and the interplay of love and power.

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