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The Watsons, Lady Susan & Sanditon (Arc Classics)

by Jane Austen
Arcturus Publishing

Your net price $2.49

Pub Date: 2018
Format: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 8.00 x 5.00 inches

ISBN: 9781788884075
TB Code: 2001256
Availability: 372 in stock

Austen fans will love these three lesser-known stories that display her genius for witty observation and shrewd characterization, and deal with familiar themes of love, folly, and social ambition among the English middle classes.

In The Watsons, Austen introduces us to Emma Watson and the choices she faces as a young woman in Georgian England. By contrast, Lady Susan describes a flirtatious and self-centered widow seeking an advantageous second marriage. In Sanditon, Austen deftly explores the life of arrange of characters in an up-and-coming seaside town.

In these tales you will find enthralling dilemmas,wicked machinations, great humour, and powerful emotions. Their astounding variety shows the sheer breadth of Austen's writing and reveals her exceptional talent.