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Words of a Bibliophile
Words of a Bibliophile rated it 2 years ago
-Second reading: Oct 14, 2017-My next Austen rereading, almost 10 years after the first. Back then this was my first Austen, and I must've skipped the introduction to this edition as it now reveals new layers to the story to me.At first glance this novel appears to be a parody of classic gothic lite...
The Butler Did It
The Butler Did It rated it 5 years ago
It seems to be the rage to love Jane Austen right now and for once, I completely agree with a fad. I love Jane Austen's writings. And I love them even more now having read this with my Brit Lit class. My professor was so enthusiastic about this book that it was pure pleasure to attend class each ...
deborahmarkus7
deborahmarkus7 rated it 7 years ago
Mansfield Park is probably Austen's least liked novel. Northanger Abbey may be flawed, but it's a romp and a quick read; Persuasion may be dark, but it's tender and passionate, and contains quite possibly Austen's greatest proposal ever. But what does Mansfield Park have to offer? A heroine who poss...
deborahmarkus7
deborahmarkus7 rated it 7 years ago
I'm trying to stay focused when it comes to the research I'm doing, but I saw this at the library and couldn't resist. I'm glad I went ahead and picked it up. It's short, accessible, and fascinating. The chapter about Austen's portrait -- is that really Austen, and is the "Rice Portrait" definitely ...
JeffreyKeeten
JeffreyKeeten rated it 7 years ago
NOVELS.Let us leave it to the Reviewers to abuse such effusions of fancy at their leisure, and over every new novel to talk in threadbare strains of the trash with which the press now groans. Let us not desert one another, we are an injured body. Although our productions have afforded more extensive...
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