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Persuasion & Lady Susan

Persuasion Lady Susan Persuasion Twenty seven year old Anne Elliot is Austen s most adult heroine Eight years before the story proper begins she is happily betrothed to a naval officer Frederick Wentworth but she precip

  • Title: Persuasion & Lady Susan
  • Author: Jane Austen
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 120
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Persuasion Twenty seven year old Anne Elliot is Austen s most adult heroine Eight years before the story proper begins, she is happily betrothed to a naval officer, Frederick Wentworth, but she precipitously breaks off the engagement when persuaded by her friend Lady Russell that such a match is unworthy The breakup produces in Anne a deep and long lasting regret When lPersuasion Twenty seven year old Anne Elliot is Austen s most adult heroine Eight years before the story proper begins, she is happily betrothed to a naval officer, Frederick Wentworth, but she precipitously breaks off the engagement when persuaded by her friend Lady Russell that such a match is unworthy The breakup produces in Anne a deep and long lasting regret When later Wentworth returns from sea a rich and successful captain, he finds Anne s family on the brink of financial ruin and his own sister a tenant in Kellynch Hall, the Elliot estate All the tension of the novel revolves around one question Will Anne and Wentworth be reunited in their love _____Lady Susan Beautiful, flirtatious, and recently widowed, Lady Susan Vernon seeks an advantageous second marriage for herself, while attempting to push her daughter into a dismal match A magnificently crafted novel of Regency manners and s that will delight Austen enthusiasts with its wit and elegant expression.

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    1 thought on “Persuasion & Lady Susan

    1. Only read "Persuasion" this go round. It's definitely a more quiet out of her novels but boy does it have staying power. My second time reading it and of course as always with Jane Austen, I noticed new things this time.

    2. Persuasion is my favorite Jane Austen book, and in a three-way tie for my favorite all time book. I feel quite a connection with Anne, and Captain Wentworth is my idea of an ideal man. I also think it's Austen's most mature work, and her most personal. There are several similarities to her own life in the story. Though, that could just be me reading more into things than are actually there. This edition also contains the short story Lady Susan, which I have read before but didn't remember that w [...]

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