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Sense and sensibility

Author: Jane Austen
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Penguin Classics Deluxe ed., bicentennial edView all editions and formats
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"Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve, and when she falls in love with the dashing but unsuitable John Willoughby she ignores her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behaviour leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Meanwhile Elinor, always sensitive to social convention, is struggling to conceal her own romantic disappointment, even from those closest to her. Through their parallel experience of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Regency fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Austen
ISBN: 9780143106524 014310652X
OCLC Number: 754186847
Description: xi, 353 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Jane Austen ; foreword by Cathleen Schine.
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Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve, and when she falls in love with the dashing but unsuitable John Willoughby she ignores her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behaviour leaves  Read more...

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"As nearly flawless as any fiction could be." Eudora Welty"

 
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