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Austen, Jane 1775-1817

Overview
Works: 6,873 works in 35,162 publications in 40 languages and 718,506 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Drama  Novels  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Humorous fiction  Psychological fiction  Satire 
Subject Headings: Novelists, English  Women novelists  Women novelists, English 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Editor, Honoree, Other, Dedicatee, Author of screenplay, Contributor, Director, Papermaker, Illustrator, Redactor, Originator
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
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Publications about Jane Austen
Publications by Jane Austen
Publications by Jane Austen, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Jane Austen
 
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Most widely held works by Jane Austen
Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen( Book )
4,643 editions published between 1456 and 2018 in 33 languages and held by 48,833 libraries worldwide
In early nineteenth-century England, a spirited young woman copes with the suit of a snobbish gentleman, as well as the romantic entanglements of her four sisters
Emma by Jane Austen( Book )
2,729 editions published between 1815 and 2018 in 34 languages and held by 32,346 libraries worldwide
Emma Woodhouse imagines that she dominates those around her in the small town of Highbury, but her inept matchmaking creates problems for herself and others
Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen( Book )
2,315 editions published between 1811 and 2018 in 23 languages and held by 28,951 libraries worldwide
Two sisters, one practical and conventional and the other emotional and sentimental, find that only through compromise of their mutual differences can they get along
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen( Book )
1,691 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in 25 languages and held by 20,181 libraries worldwide
When a poor cousin, Fannie Price, comes to live at the estate of the sophisticated Bertram family, she suffers from the condescension of her haughty relatives and from the hopeless love she bears for their youngest son. Life becomes even more complicated when she is forced into a rivalry with a charming and vivacious newcomer. Fannie will have to question her most cherished beliefs about herself and her world as she struggles to make a home for herself
Persuasion by Jane Austen( Book )
1,523 editions published between 1815 and 2019 in 21 languages and held by 19,683 libraries worldwide
Austen's last novel is the crowning achievement of her matchless career. Her heroine, Anne Elliot, a woman of integrity, breeding and great depth of emotion, stands in stark contrast to the brutality and hypocrisy of Regency England
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen( Book )
1,482 editions published between 1817 and 2018 in 21 languages and held by 18,946 libraries worldwide
Catherine Morland is a charmingly believable character. Recently introduced into society, she is a voracious reader of Gothic stories. When she is invited to stay with the Tilneys in their seemingly foreboding abbey, she fears that it is the kind of terrible place described in the novels she devours
Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen( Sound Recording )
486 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 8,234 libraries worldwide
In early nineteenth century England, a spirited young woman copes with the suit of a snobbish gentleman as well as the romantic entanglements of her four sisters
Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen( Sound Recording )
298 editions published between 1811 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 5,193 libraries worldwide
Elinor and Marianne Dashwood are two strikingly different sisters. Both are in love -- Elinor with respectable Edward Ferrars and Marianne with John Willoughby, attractive but very unsuitable. But when they find out that both men are engaged to other women, the agonizing struggle between head and heart begins. Clipper content guide: Violence: none, Language: none, Sex: none
Emma by Jane Austen( Sound Recording )
373 editions published between 1816 and 2018 in 10 languages and held by 5,057 libraries worldwide
Emma Woodhouse imagines that she dominates those around her in the small town of Highbury, but her inept matchmaking creates problems for herself and others
Persuasion by Jane Austen( Sound Recording )
234 editions published between 1817 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,610 libraries worldwide
Anne Elliot passes up an opportunity for happiness when she declines a match in marriage in hopes of bettering her position. Beauty fades as seven years pass, when her former love returns a wealthier man. Anne finds herself slighted and all traces of their former intimacy gone. Mishaps and mischief mount as the pair tempt fate in this comic story of love
Lady Susan by Jane Austen( file )
222 editions published between 1794 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 3,167 libraries worldwide
"Lady Susan was the first of Jane Austen's novels to be completed. An epistolary novel in 18th century style, it tells the story of the recently-widowed Lady Susan Vernon, intelligent but highly manipulative, who is intent on gaining financially secure relationships for herself and her wayward but shy teenage daughter Frederica"--Cover
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen( Sound Recording )
219 editions published between 1818 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,066 libraries worldwide
"When Catherine Morland, a country clergyman's daughter, is invited to spend a season in Bath with the fashionable high society, little does she imagine the delights and perils that await her. Captivated and disconcerted by what she finds, and introduced to the joys of 'Gothic novels' by her new friend, Isabella, Catherine longs for mystery and romance. When she is invited to stay with the beguiling Henry Tilney and his family at Northanger Abbey, she expects mystery and intrigue at every turn. However, the truth turns out to be even stranger than fiction ..."--Container
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen( Sound Recording )
202 editions published between 1814 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,885 libraries worldwide
Mansfield Park is the study of three families: the Bertrams, the Crawfords, and the Prices. At its center is Fanny Price, a poor relation adopted into the family of her rich uncle Thomas Bertram, and condescendingly treated. Only her cousin Edmund, a young clergyman, appreciates her fine qualities, and Fanny falls in love with him. Unfortunately, he is drawn to the shallow and worldly Mary Crawford. Fanny's quiet passivity, steadfast loyalty, and natural goodness are matched against the wit and brilliance of her lovely rival. Jane Austen skillfully uses her characters' emotional relationships to explore the social and moral values by which they attempt to order their lives
Love & friendship, and other early works, now first printed from the original ms by Jane Austen( file )
69 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,152 libraries worldwide
This delightful collection of the early works of Jane Austen makes hilarious and essential reading
The novels of Jane Austen : the text based on collation of the early editions by Jane Austen( Book )
174 editions published between 1892 and 1994 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,130 libraries worldwide
This is a classic novel of manners and morals in eighteenth-century England
The complete novels of Jane Austen by Jane Austen( Book )
96 editions published between 1811 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,023 libraries worldwide
Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, Northanger Abbey, Persuasion
Lady Susan ;The Watsons ;Sanditon by Jane Austen( file )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and Danish and held by 1,797 libraries worldwide
"Lady Susan", with its wicked, beautiful and energetic heroine, is a sparkling melodrama. "The Watsons" is a story whose vitality and optimism centre on the marital prospects of the Watson sisters in a small provincial town. "Sanditon" is set in a seaside town and its themes concern the new speculative consumer society and foreshadow the social upheavals of the Industrial Revolution
Northanger Abbey; and, Persuasion by Jane Austen( Book )
225 editions published between 1817 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,726 libraries worldwide
Northanger Abby: The entry into life of a young, innocent girl is attended by the collapse of many of her illusions. Persuasion: Anne Elliott and her lover Captain Wentworth had been engaged eight years ago, but Anne broke the engagement. However, when he returns and numerous obstacles have been overcome, they are reunited
Emma : an authoritative text, backgrounds, reviews, and criticism by Jane Austen( Book )
31 editions published between 1900 and 2001 in English and held by 1,543 libraries worldwide
Emma tries to impose her match making ideas on everyone and finds that sometimes she should desist
The Watsons by Jane Austen( Book )
122 editions published between 1871 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
"This fragment of a novel was written by Jane Austin about 1803-1805, but was not published until 1871, as part of James Edward Austen-Leigh's Memoir (Jane Austen had left it untitled; the title "The Watsons" was provided by Austen-Leigh). It describes Emma Watson's return, after a long absence, to her family, who are on the lower financial fringes of the "genteel". It is not clear why Jane Austen did not continue this fragment - perhaps because of her father's death; or because she was discouraged by the fact that after she succeed in selling her first novel (Susan, an earlier version of Northanger Abbey, for a nominal sum in 1803), the publisher decided not to publish after all, and sat on the manuscript; or because she did not want to sustain the tone of almost "painful realism" (according to Jenkins) with which she had begun."
 
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Alternative Names
Ao-ssu-ting 1775-1817
Ao-ssu-ting, Chien 1775-1817
Aosiding 1775-1817
Aosiding, Jian 1775-1817
Aositing, Zhen
Āsṭin̲, Jēn̲ 1775-1817
Austen J.
Austen J. 1775-1817
Austen Jane
Austen, John
Austenová, Jane 1775-1817
Austin, Jane
Austin, Jane 1775-1817
Auteur de Raison et sensibilité
Awsten, Jeyn 1775-1817
Ceyn Ostin
Džeina Ostina
Džeina Ostina angļu romānu rakstniece
Iane Austen
Ioanna Austen
Jane Austen
Jane Austen angielska pisarka
Jane Austen angol regényírónő
Jane Austen brita verkistino
Jane Austen britische Schriftstellerin
Jane Austen britisk forfatter
Jane Austen Brits schrijfster
Jane Austen Brits schrijver
Jane Austen engelsk romanforfatter
Jane Austen englantilainen kirjailija
Jane Austen English novelist
Jane Austen femme de lettres britannique
Jane Austen nofelydd Seisnig
Jane Austen novelista británica
Jane Austen romancière anglaise
Jane Austen romancista britânica
Jane Austen scrittrice britannica
Jane Austenová britská spisovatelka
Jane Austenová britská spispvatelka
Osten , Dzejn
Osten, Džejn 1775-1817
Osten, Dzheĭn 1775-1817
Osten, Dzjejn 1775-1817
Osten, Tzein 1775-1817
Ostin, Dž.
Ostin Džein
Ostin, Džejn.
Ostin, Džejn 1775-1817
Ostin, Dzhein 1775-1817
Ostin, Ğin.
Ostin, Zhejn 1775-1817
Ostina, Džeina 1775-1817
Ostjen, Zhjejn 1775-1817
Τζέιν Όστεν Αγγλίδα μυθιστοριογράφος
Джейн Остин
Джейн Остин английская романистка
Джейн Остін
Джэйн Остын
Джэйн Осцін
Жейн Остин
Остен Д
Остен Д. 1775-1817
Остен, Джейм 1775-1817
Остен, Джейн 1775-1817
Остен, Жейн 1775-1817
Остин Д
Остин Д. 1775-1817
Остин, Джейн
Остин, Жэйн 1775-1817
Џејн Остин
Ҷейн Аустен
Ջեյն Օսթին Անգլիացի վիպասան
אוסטין, ג'יין
אוסטין, ג'ין
אוסטן, ג׳יין
אוסטן, ג׳יין 1775־1817
אוסטן, ג'יין, 1775-1817
אוסטן, ג'ין 1775-1817
ג'יין אוסטן
ג'יין אוסטן סופרת אנגלייה
آسٹن, جین
اوستن، جين، 1775-1817
أوستين، جين، 1775-1817
جاين أوستن
جين أوستن، 1775-1817
جین آستن
جین آستن نویسنده بریتانیایی
جین آستین
جین آسٹن
جېن آسټن
ئوستىيىن
چين اوستين
जेन अस्टेन
जेन ऑस्टेन
জেন অস্টেন
ਜੇਨ ਆਸਟਨ
ஜேன் ஆஸ்டின்
జేన్ ఆస్టిన్
ജെയ്ൻ ഓസ്റ്റെൻ
ජේන් ඕස්ටන්
เจน ออสเตน
အော်စတင်၊ ဂျိန်း
ჯეინ ოსტინი
오스턴, 제인 1775-1817
오스튼, 제인 1775-1817
오스틴 1775-1817
오스틴, J. 1775-1817
오스틴, 제인 1775-1817
제인 오스틴
ጀይን ኦስትን
オースチン
オースティン, ジェイン
オースティン, ジェーン
ジェーン・オースティン
ヂェイン・オーステン
奥斯丁 1775-1817
奥斯汀, 珍
珍奧斯汀
简·奥斯丁
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