by Jane Austen , By (author) Stephen Arkin
Category: Fiction / General
Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd
Publication date: 5 May 1992
Number of pages: 272
A comedy of manners in which the sisters Elinor and Marianne represent these two qualities. Elinor's character is one of Augustan detachment, while Marianne, a fervent disciple of the Romantic Age, learns to curb her passionate nature in the interests of survival.
What the papers say:
" As nearly flawless as any fiction could be."
- Eudora Welty
Introduction and Notes by Professor Stephen Arkin, San Francisco University
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