‘The Letters of Jane Austen’ (1892) is a unique literary treasure that allows readers a peek into the mind of the celebrated and much-loved author, Jane Austen.
It is an intimate look at the author's thoughts and feelings on a wide array of topics and themes, as well as a biographical account of important events in her life.
This entertaining and carefully crafted collection is a must for every Jane Austen fan or anyone interested in gaining insight into the life of one of the most famous English novelists.
There are few authors as iconic as Jane Austen (1775-1817). Her body of work contains some of the most beloved books and characters of all time which have been in print for over two hundred years and sold millions of copies worldwide.
Austen was a trailblazer, famed for her satire, her astute social commentary and her strong-willed, passionate heroines. Her ability to wield humour with realism has found her favour with critics and readers for generations.
Her most famous works include Pride and Prejudice (1813), Emma (1816), Sense and Sensibility (1811) and Persuasion (1818), all of which have received success in adaptations for the screen, stage and radio.