Sense and Sensibility Penguin Classics

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Sense and Sensibility Penguin Classics - Penguin Books. Through their parallel experience of love - and its threatened loss - the sisters learn that sense must mix with sensibility if they are to find personal happiness in a society where status and money govern the rules of love. Jane austen's first published work, meticulously constructed and sparkling with her unique witMarianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve, and when she falls in love with the dashing but unsuitable John Willoughby she ignores her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behaviour leaves her open to gossip and innuendo.





Emma Penguin Classics

Penguin Classics - Knightley and attempts to arrange a suitable match for her protegee Harriet Smith, her carefully laid plans soon unravel and have consequences that she never expected. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

Nothing, however, delights her more than interfering in the romantic lives of others. But when she ignores the warnings of her good friend Mr. Penguin Books. With more than 1, 700 titles, penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. With its imperfect but charming heroine and its witty and subtle exploration of relationships,  Emma is often seen as Jane Austen's most flawless work.

Emma Penguin Classics - For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. The culmination of jane austen's genius, a sparkling comedy of love and marriage Beautiful, clever, rich—and single—Emma Woodhouse is perfectly content with her life and sees no need for either love or marriage.





Mansfield Park Penguin Classics

Penguin Classics - Taken from the poverty of her parents' home in Portsmouth, Fanny Price is brought up with her rich cousins at Mansfield Park, acutely aware of her humble rank and with her cousin Edmund as her sole ally. Penguin Books. With more than 1, 700 titles, penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines.

During her uncle's absence in antigua, the Crawford's arrive in the neighbourhood bringing with them the glamour of London life and a reckless taste for flirtation. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

Mansfield Park Penguin Classics - Penguin Books. Mansfield park is considered jane Austen's first mature work and, with its quiet heroine and subtle examination of social position and moral integrity, one of her most profound. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world.





Persuasion Penguin Classics

Penguin Classics - Penguin Books. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators. Jane austen's last completed novel, marrying witty social realism to a Cinderella love storyAt twenty-­seven, Anne Elliot is no longer young and has few romantic prospects.

Longman. Eight years earlier, she had been persuaded by her friend Lady Russell to break off her engagement to Frederick Wentworth, a handsome naval captain with neither fortune nor rank. What happens when they encounter each other again is movingly told in Jane Austen's last completed novel. Penguin Books.

Persuasion Penguin Classics - With more than 1, 700 titles, penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Set in the fashionable societies of lyme regis and Bath, above all, Persuasion is a brilliant satire of vanity and pretension, but, it is a love story tinged with the heartache of missed opportunities.

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Pride and Prejudice

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Longman. When she later discovers that darcy has involved himself in the troubled relationship between his friend Bingley and her beloved sister Jane, she is determined to dislike him more than ever. This penguin classics edition, based on Austen's first edition, contains the original Penguin Classics introduction by Tony Tanner and an updated introduction and notes by Viven Jones.

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Pride and Prejudice - When elizabeth bennet first meets eligible bachelor Fitzwilliam Darcy, she thinks him arrogant and conceited; he is indifferent to her good looks and lively mind. Penguin Books. In the sparkling comedy of manners that follows, Jane Austen shows us the folly of judging by first impressions and superbly evokes the friendships, gossip and snobberies of provincial middle-class life.





Northanger Abbey Penguin Classics

Penguin Classics - Austen's witty exploration of the perils of mistaking fiction for realityDuring an eventful season at Bath, young, naïve Catherine Morland experiences the joys of fashionable society for the first time. Longman. With more than 1, 700 titles, penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines.

Penguin Books. With its broad comedy and irrepressible heroine, this is the most youthful and and optimistic of Jane Austen's works. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

Northanger Abbey Penguin Classics - She is delighted with her new acquaintances: flirtatious Isabella, who invite her to their father's mysterious house, who shares Catherine's love of Gothic romance and horror, and sophisticated Henry and Eleanor Tilney, Northanger Abbey. Penguin Books. There, her imagination influenced by novels of sensation and intrigue, Catherine imagines terrible crimes committed by General Tilney.

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Northanger Abbey, Lady Susan, The Watsons, Sanditon Oxford World's Classics

Oxford University Press - Oxford university Press USA. Northanger abbey depicts the misadventures of Catherine Morland, young, and mettlesome, ingenuous, and an indefatigable reader of gothic novels. Longman. Penguin Books. Their romantic excess and dark overstatement feed her imagination, as tyrannical fathers and diabolical villains work their evil on forlorn heroines in isolated settings.

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Northanger Abbey, Lady Susan, The Watsons, Sanditon Oxford World's Classics - Also including austen's other short fictions, The Watsons, and Sanditon, Lady Susan, this valuable new edition shows her to be as innovative at the start of her career as at its close. About the series: for over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe.

What could be more remote from the uneventful securities of life in the midland counties of England? Yet as Austen brilliantly contrasts fiction with reality, ordinary life takes a more sinister turn, and edginess and circumspection are reaffirmed alongside comedy and literary burlesque. Penguin Books. Penguin Books.





Analects: With Selections from Traditional Commentaries Hackett Classics

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Oxford university Press USA. The ideal student edition, this volume also includes a general introduction, references to modern Western scholarship that point the way for further study, notes, multiple appendices--including a glossary of technical terms, and an annotated bibliography. Penguin Books. Penguin Books.

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Meno Hackett Classics

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Measure for Measure Folger Shakespeare Library

Simon & Schuster - Oxford university Press USA. For more information, visit Folger. Edu. Longman. The duke, eavesdrops as she tells her brother about Angelo’s behavior, in disguise, then offers to ally himself with her against Angelo. Angelo chooses as his first victim Claudio, condemning him to death because he impregnated Juliet before their marriage.

Claudio’s sister isabella, who is entering a convent, pleads for her brother’s life. Penguin Books. Angelo attempts to extort sex from her, but Isabella preserves her chastity. In addition to exhibitions open to the public throughout the year, the Folger offers a full calendar of performances and programs.

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In it, deputizing a member of his administration, Angelo, a duke temporarily removes himself from governing his city-state, to enforce the laws more rigorously. Penguin Books. Others see a woman’s right to control her body in Isabella’s choice between her virginity and her brother’s life.





Emma

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform - As in her other novels, austen explores the concerns and difficulties of genteel women living in Georgian-Regency England; she also creates a lively comedy of manners among her characters. Penguin Books. Oxford university Press USA. Penguin Books. Penguin Books. Penguin Books. Used book in Good Condition. The novel was first published in December 1815.

Before she began the novel, Austen wrote, "I am going to take a heroine whom no one but myself will much like. In the first sentence she introduces the title character as "Emma Woodhouse, handsome, clever, and rich. Emma is spoiled, headstrong, and self-satisfied; she greatly overestimates her own matchmaking abilities; she is blind to the dangers of meddling in other people's lives; and her imagination and perceptions often lead her astray.

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