5 days ago · Jane Austen (/ ˈ ɒ s t ɪ n, ˈ ɔː s-/; 16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century.
6 days ago · The author Jane Austen and her works have been represented in popular culture in a variety of forms.. Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist whose social commentary and masterly use of both free indirect speech and irony eventually made her one of the most influential and honoured novelists in English literature.
3 days ago · Jane Austen, Persuasione, a cura di Ornella De Zordo, 2ª edizione, Roma, Newton Compton Editori, 2007, ISBN 978-88-8183-472-3. Jane Austen, Juvenilia, a cura di Giuseppe Ierolli, 2009. Jane Austen, Sir Charles Grandison, a cura di Beatrice Battaglia, Roma, Editori Riuniti, 1980, ISBN 978-88-359-9022-2.
Apr 15, 2021 · Plan of a Novel, according to Hints from Various Quarters is a short satirical work by Jane Austen, probably written in May 1816. It was published in complete form for the first time by R. W. Chapman in 1926, extracts having appeared in 1871.
Apr 15, 2021 · Jane Austen's eldest brother James Austen was an English clergyman, best known for being the eldest brother of celebrated novelist Jane Austen .  His father's living had been in Steventon, Hampshire , and James succeeded him in this position, in 1801.
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6 days ago · Henry Thomas Austen (8 June 1771 – 12 March 1850) was a militia officer, clergyman, banker and the brother of the novelist Jane Austen. He died in 1850 and was buried in Woodbury Park Cemetery, Tunbridge Wells.
5 days ago · Persuasion is a 1995 period drama film directed by Roger Michell and based on Jane Austen's 1817 novel of the same name.In her theatrical film debut, the British actress Amanda Root stars as protagonist Anne Elliot, while Ciarán Hinds plays her romantic interest, Captain Frederick Wentworth.
Apr 15, 2021 · Jane Austen was born in Steventon, Hampshire on December 16, 1775 and grew up in a tight-knit family. She was the seventh of eight children, with six brothers and one sister. Her parents, George Austen and Cassandra Leigh, were married in 1764.
5 days ago · Unless you’re a Dickensian countess or one of Jane Austen’s comic relief characters, this just doesn’t work. It sounds like you're trying too hard. Correct: "Growing up very poor taught me that hard work and thrift are sometimes the only things a person can afford." Impactful and to-the-point – all with no words longer than two syllables.
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