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Sense and sensibility

Author: Jane Austen
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Elinor is as prudent as her sister Marianne is impetuous. Each must learn from the other after they are they are forced by their father's death to leave their home and enter into the contests of polite society. The charms of unsuitable men and the schemes of rival ladies mean that their paths to success are thwart with disappointment but together they attempt to find a way to happiness.
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Genre/Form: Classical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Austen
ISBN: 9780099511557 009951155X
OCLC Number: 861264860
Description: 367 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Jane Austen.

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but, like everybody else, it must be in my own way'Discover the beloved story of sisters, love and society that launched Jane Austen's career.Elinor is as prudent as her sister Marianne is impetuous.  Read more...

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For those of us who suspect all the mysteries of life are contained in the microcosm of the family, that personal relationships prefigure all else, the work of Jane Austen is the Rosetta Stone of Read more...

 
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