• 36 full-color illustrations from the 1898 and 1907 editions by the brothers Charles E. and Henry M. Brock
• an informative Introduction
• a detailed Author Bio and Bibliography
“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.” So begins one of the most popular and beloved novels of all time, Jane Austen’s masterpiece, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE.
This edition adheres to the original 1813 text, has been carefully proofread for errors, and elegantly and expertly formatted for ereaders.
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About the Author
Jane Austen (1775-1817) was an English author known primarily for her six major novels set among the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century. Considered defining works of the Regency Era and counted among the best-loved classics of English literature, Austen’s books include Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, Northanger Abbey, and Persuasion. The latter two were published after her death.
Date of Birth:December 16, 1775
Date of Death:July 18, 1817
Place of Birth:Village of Steventon in Hampshire, England
Place of Death:Winchester, Hampshire, England
Education:Taught at home by her father