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Jane Austen over liefde en vriendschap : citaten uit haar romans

Jane Austen (author), Akkie De Jong (compiler)

Jane Austen over liefde en vriendschap : citaten uit haar romans

In dit boek vindt u de mooiste citaten van Jane Austen bij elkaar gezocht, citaten om nooit te vergeten. 142 blz.
Title
Jane Austen over liefde en vriendschap : citaten uit haar romans
Author
Jane Austen
Compiler
Akkie De Jong
Language
Dutch
Publisher
Hoevelaken: Verba, 1999
142 p. : ill.
ISBN
9789055133437
Placing suggestion
044 (SISO) Spreken - Schrijven : Citaten (ZIZO)

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About Jane Austen

Jane Austen (; 16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique, and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century. Austen's plots often explore the dependence of women on marriage in the pursuit of favourable social standing and economic security. Her works critique the novels of sensibility of the second half of the 18th century and are part of the transition to 19th-century literary realism. Her use of biting irony, along with her realism and social commentary, have earned her acclaim among critics and scholars.

With the publication of Sense and Sensibility (1811), Pride and Prejudice (1813), Mansfield Park (1814), and Emma (1816), she achieved modest success and little fame in her lifetime, as the books were published anonymously. She wrote two other novels—Northanger Abbey and Pers…Read more on Wikipedia