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The Resource Persuasion, Jane Austen ; edited with an introduction and notes by Gillian Beer

Persuasion, Jane Austen ; edited with an introduction and notes by Gillian Beer

Label
Persuasion
Title
Persuasion
Statement of responsibility
Jane Austen ; edited with an introduction and notes by Gillian Beer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-seven-year old Anne Elliot is Austen's most adult heroine. Eight years before the story proper begins, she is happily betrothed to a naval officer, Frederick Wentworth, but she precipitously breaks off the engagement when persuaded by her friend La
Summary
The romance between Captain Wentworth and Anne, the daughter of Sir Walter Elliot, seems doomed because of the young man's family connections and lack of wealth
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
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013528
Cataloging source
DLC
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1775-1817
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Austen, Jane
Dewey number
823/.7
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4034
LC item number
.P4 2003
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840
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Beer, Gillian
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True
Series statement
Penguin classics
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  • Rejection (Psychology)
  • Motherless families
  • Ship captains
  • Young women
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
Persuasion, Jane Austen ; edited with an introduction and notes by Gillian Beer
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published 1818"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn795535826
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 250 p.
Isbn
9780141197692
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)795535826
Label
Persuasion, Jane Austen ; edited with an introduction and notes by Gillian Beer
Link
Publication
Note
"First published 1818"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn795535826
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 250 p.
Isbn
9780141197692
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)795535826

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