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So you think you know Jane Austen?

a literary quizbook

by Sutherland, John

  • 43 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, England, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Examinations, questions, etc,
  • Questions and answers

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Sutherland and Deirdre Le Faye.
    GenreExaminations, questions, etc.
    SeriesOxford world"s classics, Oxford world"s classics (Oxford University Press)
    ContributionsLe Faye, Deirdre.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4037 .S88 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 231 p. :
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3299473M
    ISBN 100192804405
    LC Control Number2004027493


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Divided into six sections, one for each of Austen's. You’re going to read Jane Austen for the first time. Well, you’re in for a treat.

And as someone reading the books for the first time as a grown adult, you’ll actually pick up on way more Author: Emma Oulton.

She gave us "Sense and Sensibility," "Pride and Prejudice," and so much more. Jane Austen is one of the most beloved authors of all time, but how much do you know about her life and works. In this quiz, we'll test your knowledge of all things Austen.

I recently rediscovered my copy of So You Think You know Jane Austen. and, just for kicks, went through the P&P section, as that’s the one I know the best. If I may offer a word of advice. If you own and/or are considering owning this book, take everything the authors assert with a grain of salt — with a mound of salt, as it were.

So, largely for the purpose of venting, here are my ‘Yes. Hopefully you’ll see me at the Jane-uary events. I don’t live in KC so it’s up to Mother Nature on how many events I’ll get to.

Have you ever seen the Pride and Prejudice board game. I bought the game about 4 years ago at Brits in Lawrence. We have played it a few times at my Jane Austen book club that I run at one of the libraries I. Whether you are an expert or enthusiast, So You Think You Know Jane Austen.

guarantees you will know her much better after reading it. About the Series: For over years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the : $ The questions are ingenious and fun, and the answers, in Sutherland's inimitable style, are fascinating.

Completing the book guarantees a hugely improved knowledge and appreciation of Austen. Whether you are an expert or enthusiast, So You Think You Know Jane Austen. guarantees you will know her much better after reading it.

I know this wasn’t the end that you were intending, but it occurred to me that it is really interesting to have a version of a Jane Austen story that ends with something so radically different Author: Kathryn Vanarendonk.

There are too many things that I want to ask you, so I think for now I just have to go on to the next Jane Austen book. Can you tell me what you think is interesting about Pride and Prejudice?. Pride and Prejudice is a very special case for me at the moment, because I’ve just produced an annotated edition with some 2, annotations.

I remember in the s there was a Penguin edition of. I would like to respond to Corwyn Berthier’s recommendations for the order of reading Austen. Overall, I think that the order he suggests is fine but maybe not the best for me. Like most people, I began in junior high with Pride and Prejudice.

I t. Jane Austen is the author of famous books like Pride and Prejudice, Emma and Sense and Sensibility. The English novelist sculpted characters who were non-conformists to the norms of the society much like her.

When other women of her age would get married and. Jane Austens books were pretty detailed social commentaries.

What do you think The Jane Austen Book Club says about society today?. ROBIN SWICORD (writer/director): The film is. This is my review of Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen. I started the book thinking (and hoping) it was a romantic love story.

I was a little disappointed at first, because the story felt quite Author: Charles Samuel D'monte. The Jane Austen Book Club. Well, I think the same can be said about Jane Austen adaptations. This one's got Billie Piper in it, so we're at 2/2 already. so you know it's good. Watch it on.

Jane Austen grew up on Gothic romances (as well as some of the best poetry ever written and a plethora of other readings), but she broke away from the Gothic sensibility (parodying it in Northanger Abbey) and wrote about real people, daily life, a.

So I borrowed my friend’s copy of Sense and Sensibility, determined to finally find out why the fuck people love Jane Austen so much. I won’t say I was instantly converted, but two days later, when I finished the book, I had to admit to myself that it was actually pretty good.

So on the th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death, I’d like to propose an alternative to ranking her novels: Let’s make like a high school yearbook and give them superlatives instead. 15 Quotes By Jane Austen You Should Know ©Pixabay Revered as one of the UK ’s greatest writers, Jane Austen is celebrated internationally for her witty commentary on love and friendship plus her sharp critique of 18th-century Georgian : Rebecca Cairns.

Why Every Man Should Read Jane Austen. which he condescended to ask. I now give it to you, if you are resolved on having him. But let me advise you to think better of it. I know your disposition, Lizzy. I know that you could be neither happy nor respectable, unless you truly esteemed your husband; unless you looked up to him as a superior.

The Jane Austen novel you don’t know Even Jane Austen devotees often haven’t read her final – and unfinished – novel.

But ever since Austen’s death years ago, many writers have taken. I was recently reading a scholarly book by Harvard biologist Steven Pinker that, in a list of undeniable geniuses, mentioned a bunch of men, and one woman. It was Jane Austen.

Jane f*$&#*#ng Austen. Now, don't get me wrong, I can appreciate that due to some odd social trend that I don't understand, women in the 90s thought pudgy Colin Firth looked good in a wet pirate-shirt.

And regarding the third rule I believe that whichever book most appeals to your tastes of reading ability when you decide to check out Jane Austen, that would be the right first book for you. Not everyone has the sale taste in literature and the books aren’t connected so it should not really matter.

What matters is to enjoy the : Nancy Lawrence. She's read I think every Jane Austen book, at least once, and pdf number of them many times. I *think* "Emma" is her favorite. (I should know that, but I don't) "Emma" is definitely high on her list.

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True fact: I own four copies of Pride and Prejudice and two full ebook of Jane Austen’s novels. Ebook funny because I’m actually more of a Brontë girl and yet I only own two copies of Jane Eyre.

I don’t know why, but there’s something about Austen’s books that makes me want to hoard as many copies as possible. If you’re anything like me, you’ll probably enjoy these beautiful.