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Northanger Abbey ; and, Persuasion

Author: Jane Austen; R W Chapman
Publisher: London : Oxford University Press, 1969.
Series: Novels of Jane Austen, v. 5.; Oxford illustrated Jane Austen.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 3rd ed., with revisionsView all editions and formats
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Decrepit castles, locked rooms, mysterious chests, cryptic notes, and tyrannical fathers all figure into Northanger Abbey, but with a decidedly satirical twist. PERSUASION: Long ago, she let the love of her life get away. In this case, she had allowed herself to be persuaded by a trusted family friend that the young man she loved wasn't an adequate match, social stationwise, and that Anne could do better. The novel  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Austen; R W Chapman
ISBN: 0192547054 9780192547057
OCLC Number: 36541524
Notes: "The text based on collation of the early editions by R.W. Chapman, with notes, indexes and illustrations from contemporary sources."
Awards: Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.
Description: xiii, 252, 333 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Introductory note --
Biographical notice of the author / Henry Austen --
Northanger Abbey, 1818 --
Persuasion, 1818 --
The original version of the concluding chapters of Persuasion --
Notes --
Appendix: Chronology of Northanger Abbey and Persuasion --
Appendix: The topography of Bath --
The Mysteries of Udolpho --
Index of characters, &c.
Series Title: Novels of Jane Austen, v. 5.; Oxford illustrated Jane Austen.
Other Titles: Northanger Abbey
Persuasion
Responsibility: Jane Austen.
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One of a complete set of Jane Austen's novels collating the editions published during the author's lifetime and previously unpublished manuscripts. The books are illustrated with 19th-century plates  Read more...

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