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T. Nelson, 1926 - Fiction - 254 pages
18 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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Review: Persuasion

User Review  - Vicki - Goodreads

This is my favorite Austen book (actually, it's my favorite book, period). I originally read it in grad school, in an Austen scholarship class. I'd tried reading it before, when I was a bit younger ... Read full review

Review: Persuasion

User Review  - Sean Gibson - Goodreads

Shiftless layabouts lay about shiftlessly, search for love in all the wrong places, find it. Okay, so, it's not Jane Austen's best work. But, it's still Jane Austen. Which means it's pretty great ... Read full review

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About the author (1926)

˙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.