Jane Austen's Worthing: The Real Sandition

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Amberley Publishing Limited, Mar 30, 2014 - History - 128 pages
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During her stay in Worthing in late 1805 Jane Austen became friends with Edward Ogle, who was the driving force behind the chaotic little town's transformation into a well-ordered seaside resort. Then, in 1817, the year of her death, Jane Austen used Worthing as the background for her final, unfinished novel, Sanditon, one of whose main characters was based on Ogle.
 

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Contents

Jane Austen and Early Worthing
Edward Ogle The Inspiration for Mr Parker
Jane Austens Visit to Worthing
Worthing in 1805 Chapter 5Worthing and Sanditon The Parallels Chapter 6Edward Ogleand the Development ofWorthing Chapter 7The Life and G...
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Fanny Austen
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