Jane Austen: An Unrequited Love

Jane Austen: An Unrequited Love

by Andrew Norman
     
 

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Jane Austen is regarded as one of the greatest novelists in the English literary canon. This book presents a fresh account of her life, and proposes that she and her sister Cassandra fell out over a young clergyman, who the author identifies. It also suggests that, along with the Addison's disease that killed her, Jane Austen suffered from TB.

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Jane Austen is regarded as one of the greatest novelists in the English literary canon. This book presents a fresh account of her life, and proposes that she and her sister Cassandra fell out over a young clergyman, who the author identifies. It also suggests that, along with the Addison's disease that killed her, Jane Austen suffered from TB.

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"A great pleasure to read . . . with information of great interest."  —Diana Shervington, Jane Austen Society Newsletter

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780752462486
Publisher:
The History Press
Publication date:
12/26/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
240
File size:
351 KB

Meet the Author

Andrew Norman is also the author of Adolf Hitler: The Final Analysis, Agatha Christie: The Finished Portrait, Arthur Conan Doyle: Beyond Sherlock Holmes, and Mugabe: Teacher, Revolutionary, Tyrant.

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