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- Jane Austen (/ˈdʒeɪn ˈɒstɪn/; 16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique...
- Jane Austen's (1775–1817) distinctive literary style relies on a combination of parody, burlesque, irony, free indirect speech and a degree of realism...
- The author Jane Austen, as well as her works, have been represented in popular culture in a variety of forms. Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817)...
- gentry. The Rev. George Austen and Cassandra Leigh, Jane Austen's parents, lived in Steventon, Hampshire, where Rev. Austen was the rector of the Anglican...
- The reception history of Jane Austen follows a path from modest fame to wild popularity. Jane Austen (1775–1817), the author of such works as Pride and...
- Emma, by Jane Austen, is a novel about youthful hubris and the perils of misconstrued romance and was the last of her six novels to be completed, written...
- Pride and Prejudice is a romance novel by Jane Austen, first published in 1813. The story charts the emotional development of the protagonist, Elizabeth...
- Jane is a 2007 British-Irish biographical romantic drama film directed by Julian Jarrold. It depicts the early life of the English author Jane Austen...
- Jane Austen's House Museum is a small independent museum in the village of Chawton near Alton in Hampshire. It is a writer's house museum occupying the...
- Georgian society in Jane Austen's novels is the ever-present background of her work, the world in which all her characters are set. Entirely situated...

List of quotations by Jane Austen

A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can

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 Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the... by Jane Austen at QuoteAbout.net
Where youth and diffidence are united, it requires uncommon steadiness of reason to resist the attraction of being called the most charming girl in the world

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 Happiness in marriage is entirely a matter of... by Jane Austen at QuoteAbout.net
Where an opinion is general, it is usually correct

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Good-humoured, unaffected girls, will not do for a man who has been used to sensible women. They are two distinct orders of being

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What wild imaginations one forms where dear self is concerned! How sure to be mistaken!

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Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well, without further expense to anybody

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 General benevolence, but not general friendship,... by Jane Austen at QuoteAbout.net
From politics, it was an easy step to silence

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 For what do we live, but to make sport for our... by Jane Austen at QuoteAbout.net
Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies

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