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EMMA

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EMMA, BY JANE AUSTEN, IS A NOVEL ABOUT YOUTHFUL HUBRIS AND THE PERILS OF MISCONSTRUED ROMANCE. THE NOVEL WAS FIRST PUBLISHED IN DECEMBER 1815.AS IN HER OTHER NOVELS,AUSTEN EXPLORES THE CONCERNS AND DIFFICULTIES OF GENTEEL WOMEN LIVING IN GEORGIAN-REGENCY ENGLAND.”I AM GOING TO TAKE A HEROINE WHOM NO ONE BUT MYSELF WILL MUCH LIKE”- AUSTEN

EMMA IS THE STORY OF MISS EMMA WOODHOUSE, A WEEL-TO-DO YOUNG WOMAN IN A SMALL ENGLISH TOWN. AFTER HER GOVERNESS, MISS TAYLOR, MARRIES AND BECOMES MRS.WESTON,EMMA IS LEFT WITHHER HYPOCHONDRIAC, HYPERCONCERNED FATHER AS HER SOLE COMPANION.SHE THEREFORE TAKES THE POOR, UNCONNECTED, YET GENTLE HARRIET UNDER HER WING. EMMA’S LOVE LIFE OF MATCHMAKING LEADS HER TO MEDDLE IN HARRIET’S LOVE LIFE, AND TO SET UP SOME ROMANTIC MISADVENTURES OF HER OWN! A HUMOROUS,SATIRICAL WORK, WHERE THE PLOT IS OFTEN SECONDARY TO THECHARACTERS THEMSELVES.FROM THE GARRULOUS MISS BATES,TO THE QUERULOUS MR WOOD HOUSE, TO THE GALLANT MR. KNIGHTLEY AND ERRATIC MR. CHURCHILL, A FASCINATING AND HIGHLY READABLE EXAMPLE OF JANE AUSTEN’S PROWESS WITH THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

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AUTHOR

JANE AUSTEN

PUBLISHER

ROBIN BOOK

PRINTED PAGES

386

PUBLISHING YEAR

2013

LANGUAGE

ENGLISH

ISBN

9788181320315

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