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Northanger Abbey & Persuasion

Jane Austen

Northanger Abbey & Persuasion

by Jane Austen

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Published by J.M. Dent in London, Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesNorthanger Abbey and Persuasion, Persuasion
Statementby Jane Austen.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 83283, Everyman"s library -- no. 25.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination5 microfiches (231 fr.)
Number of Pages231
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18741557M
ISBN 100665832834

Northanger Abbey book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. No one who had ever seen Catherine Morland in her infancy would have supp Pages:   Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. First edition "Biographical notice" by Henry Austen: v. 1, p. [iii]-xvi v.l Northanger abbey. -- v Persuasion.

Two other novels, Northanger Abbey and Persuasion, were published posthumously in with a biographical notice by her brother, Henry Austen, the first formal announcement of her authorship. Persuasion was written in a race against failing health in /5(9). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource: Contents: Cover; CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE From Pen to Print; CHAPTER TWO Contemporary Reception, s; CHAPTER THREE Victorian Readers, ss; CHAPTER FOUR The 'Cult of Jane' and the Rise of the .

Northanger Abbey & Persuasion by Jane Austen, presented in one volume - A vintage hardcover book with red leather binding & red marble lithograph front & back covers & end papers. Spine has embossed titles in metallic gold. Top edge of book block has bright gold gilt finish. In vintage condition. Northanger Abbey was published posthumously in December of , a few months after Jane Austen's death in July of that same year. Austen's brother, Henry, bought back the rights to the book from Crosby & Co in and supervised its publication. Northanger Abbey was the first book that Austen completed, and she sold it to Crosby & Co in Published:


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Northanger Abbey is one of Jane Austen's earlier works. While not the best, it's still worth a read. The book is filled with a series of one-liners, sarcasm, and predictability.

I understand this book is satire and in no way shape or form am I /5(K). Northhanger Abbey / Persuasion. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Pomona Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, 4/5.

The Northanger Abbey & Persuasion book novels of Persuasion and Northanger Abbey are two timeless Jane Austen works that portray two young ladies of independent and different personalities as heroines of their situations, falling in love despite the societal objections of the time /5(11).

Northanger Abbey is a brilliant and funny response to the Gathered together in one volume, three sparklingly witty novels by Jane Austen Pride and Prejudice This enchanting social comedy is Jane Austen's best-loved work/5.

Northanger Abbey ; Persuasion ; Emma book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Contains: Emma, Northanger Abby, and Persuasion/5(14).

Jane Austen Collection: 18 Works, Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Love and Friendship, Northanger Abbey, Persuasion, Lady Susan, Mansfield Park & more.

[Illustrated] - Kindle edition by Austen, Jane. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Jane Austen Collection: 18 Works, /5().

Northanger Abbey is both a perfectly aimed literary parody and a withering satire of the commercial aspects of marriage among the English gentry at the turn of the nineteenth century. But most of all, it is the story of the initiation into life of its naïve but sweetly appealing heroine, Catherine Morland, a willing victim of the contemporary craze for Gothic literature who /5(K).

The first edition of Persuasion was co-published with the previously unpublished Northanger Abbey in late December ( given on the title page), as the second two volumes of a four-volume set, with a preface for the first time publicly identifying Austen as the author of all her novels.

Neither "Northanger Abbey" nor "Persuasion" was published under the working title Author: Jane Austen. Description A high quality edition of Northanger Abbey and Persuasion with Notes, Indexes and Illustrations From Contemporary Sources.

A hardback published in by Oxford University Press and is the complete stories of both novels in this one volume. This series is thought to be the most complete publication of Jane Austen's novels.

Northanger Abbey and Persuasion are the last two out of six of Jane Austen’s published works. They were published after her death in There are a few rare copies of these books available, which carry a high price despite less interest than her earlier works.

Jane Austen perished on July 18 th at the age of By the time of her death, Austen had already published 4 books. Northanger Abbey was written inalthough it was not published until after her death when it was compiled with her final novel, Persuasion. It is notable for being a fierce parody of the late 18th century Gothic style's fainting heroines, 'terror' (giving hints of something fantastic but dreadful, only to quash it later with mundane truth) and haunted medieval buildings.

Plot Overview. Northanger Abbey is the coming-of-age story of a young woman named Catherine Morland. It is divided into two sections, Book I and Book II. The two Books differ significantly from each other in setting and, to a degree, in tone.

Book I begins when the Allens, family friends of the Morlands, offer to take Catherine with them to Bath, Author: Jane Austen. Northanger Abbey, Jane Austen Northanger Abbey was the first of Jane Austen's novels to be completed for publication, in However, it was not published until after her death inalong with another novel of hers, Persuasion.

Northanger Abbey is a satire of Gothic novels, which were quite popular at the time, in /5(K). Ultimately the name was changed to Northanger Abbey Persuasion, the latest of the novels, was begun in and completed on J " (Keynes 9).

The two novels, Austen's first sold and last written, were finally published in Decemberfive months after her death. 4 Northanger Abbey Chapter 1 No one who had ever seen Catherine Morland in her in-fancy would have supposed her born to be an heroine.

Her situation in life, the character of her father and mother, her own person and disposition, were all equally against her.

Her father was a clergyman, without being neglected, orFile Size: 2MB. : Northanger Abbey: and Persuasion. By the author of "Pride and Prejudice," "Mansfield Park," &c. With a biographical notice of the author.: 4 volumes, duodecimo ( x mm).

Contemporary continental half sheep, red lettering pieces and white numbering pieces lettered in black, marbled sides, pale blue-green endpapers. Housed in a burgundy quarter. Northanger Abbey was the first of Jane Austen's novels to be completed for publication, though she had previously made a start on Sense and Sensibility and Pride and Prejudice.

According to Cassandra Austen's Memorandum, Susan (as it was first. Northanger Abbey Introduction. Northanger Abbey was Jane Austen's first novel and was written between and The novel is a coming of age tale, focusing on the comedic adventures of a sheltered seventeen-year-old girl who learns to navigate the polite society of Bath (a popular English resort town) and Northanger Abbey (the fancy home of one of the book's.

No cover available. Bibliographic Record. Austen, Jane, Northanger Abbey. PR: Language and Literatures: English literature.

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Books: Northanger Abbey fanfiction archive with over 53 stories. Come in to read, write, review, and interact with other fans.First written inwhen Austen was in her early twenties, this novel, like Persuasion, did not see publication tillin the winter after the author's death.

Distinguished by its satirical wit, brilliant comedy, and complex but subtle views of human nature and morality, the book also presents a fine background picture of middle-class.Northanger Abbey User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Austen is the hot property of the entertainment world with new feature film versions of Persuasion and Sense and Sensibility on the silver screen and Pride and Prejudice hitting the TV airwaves on PBS.