Tuesday 23, May, 2017

all eBooks By author : "Jane Austen "

Juvenilia – Volume I – Jane Austen

by Jane Austen

Perhaps as early as 1787, Austen began to write poems, stories, and plays for her own and her family’s amusement. Austen later compiled "fair copies" of these early works into three bound notebooks, now referred to as the "Juvenilia," containing […]

Sense and Sensibility – Jane Austen

by Jane Austen

Elinor and Marianne are two daughters of Mr. Dashwood by his second wife. They have a younger sister, Margaret, and an older half-brother named John. When their father dies, the family estate passes to John and the Dashwood women are […]

Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen

by Jane Austen

Pride And Prejudice, the story of Mrs. Bennet’s attempts to marry off her five daughters is one of the best-loved and most enduring classics in English literature. Excitement fizzes through the Bennet household at Longbourn in Hertfordshire when young, eligible […]

Mansfield Park – Jane Austen

by Jane Austen

Mansfield Park est un roman de la femme de lettres anglaise Jane Austen paru en 1814, le premier entièrement écrit dans ses années de maturité, puisqu’elle y a travaillé durant l’année 1813. Souvent considéré comme le plus expérimental de tous […]

Persuasion – Jane Austen

by Jane Austen

Veuf et père de trois filles, le baronnet Walter Eliot est ruiné. Il doit laisser sa propriété en location pour se retirer à Bath. Sa fille Elisabeth le suit tandis que ses deux autres filles restent dans la région, Anne […]

Catherine Morland – Jane Austen

by Jane Austen

Écrit en 1803, Catherine Morland (Northanger Abbey) est le premier roman de Jane Austen, même s’il n’a été publié qu’en 1818, un an après sa mort. La jeune et naïve Catherine Morland est invitée par des voisins de ses parents […]

Lady Susan – Jane Austen

by Jane Austen

Austen’s "most wicked tale," Lady Susan is a short epistolary novel by Jane Austen, possibly written in 1794 but not published until 1871. Lady Susan is a selfish, attractive woman, who tries to trap the best possible husband while maintaining […]

Northanger Abbey – Jane Austen

by Jane Austen

Jane Austen’s first novel, Northanger Abbey—published posthumously in 1818—tells the story of Catherine Morland and her dangerously sweet nature, innocence, and sometime self-delusion. Though Austen’s fallible heroine is repeatedly drawn into scrapes while vacationing at Bath and during her subsequent […]

Emma – Jane Austen

by Jane Austen

Emma is a comic novel by Jane Austen, first published in December 1815, about the perils of misconstrued romance. The main character, Emma Woodhouse, is described in the opening paragraph as "handsome, clever, and rich" but is also rather spoiled. […]