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Fabiny, Sarah

Summary: "Step into the world of Georgian England and learn more about the genteel life of this beloved author. Although Jane Austen's works were first published anonymously and brought her little personal recognition, today they are rarely out of print and have inspired movies, television shows and mini-series, literary anthologies, and many other adaptations all around the world. Her...

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop 2017

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Austen, Jane

Contents: Lesley Castle -- The history of England -- Catharine, or, The bower.

Publisher / Publication Date: Hesperus Classics 2005

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Austen, Jane

Summary: Miss Fanny Price, the poor relation of a wealthy family, possesses only natural goodness to aid her against a witty and lovely rival as they compete for the man they both love.

Publisher / Publication Date: Modern Library 1995

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Austen, Jane

Summary: Emma Woodhouse imagines that she dominates those around her in the small town of Highbury, but her inept matchmaking creates problems for herself and others.

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Audio 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC AUS

Austen, Jane

Summary: Anne Elliot fell deeply in love with handsome young naval officer Frederick Wentworth at the age of nineteen. But with neither fortune nor rank to recommend him, Anne was persuaded to break off her engagement. Eight years later, Anne has lived to regret her decision. She never stopped loving Wentworth, and when he returns from sea with rank and fortune, she can only watch as every eligible...

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC 2008

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Austen, Jane

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 823.7 Aus

Austen, Jane

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen 2009

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Austen, Jane

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Summary: The classic story of class-conscious eighteenth-century England and the romance between Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy. The clash between opinionated Elizabeth and proud Mr. Darcy is set against a backdrop of wonderful minor characters and the social system in which they all live.

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2008

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Austen, Jane

Summary: Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve when she falls in love with the charming but unsuitable John Willoughby, ignoring her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behavior leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Elinor, sensitive to social convention, struggles to conceal her own romantic disappointment, even from those closest to her. Will the sisters learn that sense must mix...

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Worldwide 2008

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Austen, Jane

Summary: "Sense and Sensibility, Jane Austen's first published novel, is a wonderfully entertaining tale of flirtation and folly that revolves around two starkly different sisters, Elinor and Marianne Dashwood."--Container.

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2008

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Austen, Jane.

Summary: The provincial Bennet family, home to five unmarried daughters, is turned upside down when a wealthy bachelor takes up a house nearby. Mr. Bingley enhances his instant popularity by hosting a ball and taking an interest in the eldest Bennet daughter, Jane. Meanwhile, Mr. Darcy, Bingley's even wealthier friend, makes himself equally unpopular by his aloof disdain of country manners. Yet he is...

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2011

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Austen, Jane

Summary: Persuasion: "Anne Elliot is a young woman of perfect breeding and unwavering integrity. Austen wrote of her, 'She is almost too good for me.' Persuasion is the story of Anne and Captain Wentworth and their long awaited union. The world of country gentry in Regency England serves as a setting while portraying the many aspects of proper society - its failings and humor"--Container.

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2008

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Austen, Jane

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1996

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Austen, Jane

Summary: Persuasion is an umbrella term of influence. Persuasion can attempt to influence a person's beliefs, attitudes, intentions, motivations, or behaviors. In business, persuasion is a process aimed at changing a person's (or a group's) attitude or behavior toward some event, idea, object, or other person(s), by using written or spoken words to convey information, feelings, or reasoning, or a...

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Austen 2014

Austen, Jane

Summary: Human foibles and early nineteenth-century manners are satirized in this romantic tale of English country family life.

Publisher / Publication Date: Dover 1995

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2 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Austen 1995

Austen, Jane

Summary: "When Elizabeth Bennet first meets eligible bachelor Fitzwilliam Darcy, she thinks him arrogant and conceited, while he struggles to remain indifferent to her good looks and lively mind. When she later discovers that Darcy has involved himself in the troubled relationship between his friend Bingley and her beloved sister Jane, she is determined to dislike him more than ever"--Book cover p. [4].

Publisher / Publication Date: Dover Publications 2005

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Austen, Jane

Summary: Much has been said of the light and sparkling side of Pride and Prejudice -- the delicious social comedy, the unerring dialogue, the satisfying love stories and its enchanting and spirited heroine. None the less, the novel is also about deeper issues in which Jane Austen demonstrates her belief that the truly civilized being maintains a proper balance between reason and energy. As Tony Tanner...

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Classics 2008

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Austen, Jane

Summary: Genteel dinner parties at a stately manor and romantic walks through luxuriant Devonshire draw two attractive sisters into the manipulations of landed gentry determined to marry well.

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway 2006

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC AUS

Austen, Jane

Summary: The story centres on the personalities of the two sisters, whose contrasting temperaments are examined as they undergo comparable experiences in the loss of the men they love, it rejoices also in a wealth of minor characters such as the comic Mrs Jennings and Sir John and Lady Middleton, drawn with consummate satiric skill.

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC AUS

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Austen 2003

Austen, Jane.

Summary: Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters expands the original text of the beloved Jane Austen novel with all-new scenes of giant lobsters, rampaging octopi, two-headed sea serpents, and other biological monstrosities. As our story opens, the Dashwood sisters are evicted from their childhood home and sent to live on a mysterious island full of savage creatures and dark secrets. While sensible...

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2009

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Austen, Jane

Summary: Presents Jane Austen's classic novel in which young, well-to-do, and bored Emma Woodhouse learns a thing or two about true class--and love--after an eventful turn as a matchmaker.

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World 2006

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Austen, Jane

Summary: Emma thinks she knows what is best for everybody, including herself. This is one of many editions of this 1815 novel. Emma, when first published in 1816, was written when Jane Austen was at the height of her powers. In it, we have her two greatest comic creations -- the eccentric Mr. Woodhouse and that quintessential bore, Miss Bates. In it, too, we have her most profound characterization: the...

Publisher / Publication Date: Modern Library 1997

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Aus

Austen, Jane

Summary: "Emma, perhaps the most technically accomplished of all of Austen's novels, is also, after Pride and Prejudice, her most popular one. Its numerous film and television adaptations testify to the world's enduring affection for the headstrong, often misguided Emma Woodhouse and her many romantic schemes. Like the previous volumes in Harvard's celebrated annotated Austen series, Emma: An Annotated...

Publisher / Publication Date: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Austen 2012

Austen, Jane

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Summary: The happiest of love stories, the most fiendishly difficult of detective stories and a matchless repository of English wit Thus comments Ronald Blythe, adding that Emma was the climax of Jane Austen's genius and the Parthenon of fiction. Jane Austen would have, no doubt, demurred in her cool, ironic way at this verdict; she herself wrote that she was planning to take a heroine in Emma 'which...

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1998

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