Persuasion (Google eBook)

Front Cover, 1947 - Fiction - 254 pages
33 Reviews

˙The final novel by the acclaimed writer places heroine Anne Elliot, a woman of integrity and deep emotion, against the brutality and hypocrisy of Regency England.


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Then, there's the love story. - Goodreads
The writing is beautiful. - Goodreads
A classic story, with a beautiful ending. - Goodreads
Persuasion is more than a love story. - Goodreads
Can you believe that the intro is 24 pages... - Goodreads

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User Review  - Georgie Cozens - Goodreads

My favourite Austen after Pride & Prejudice. A classic story, with a beautiful ending. Read full review

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User Review  - Gary the SophistiCat - Goodreads

The word persuasion appears thirteen times in Jane Austen's first novel, Sense and Sensibility. It appears only seven times in her last novel, although her brother Henry, who published it posthumously ... Read full review


Contents Chapter
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 15
Chapter 16
Chapter 17
Chapter 18
Chapter 19
Chapter 20

Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Chapter 21
Chapter 22
Chapter 23
Chapter 24

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About the author (1947)

˙Jane Austen (16 December 1775 - 18 July 1817) was an Eng-lish novelist whose works include Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, Northanger Abbey, and Persuasion. Her biting social commentary and masterful use of both free indirect speech and irony eventually made Austen one of the most influential and honored novelists in English Literature.