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 left in reduced circumstances. Fortunately, a distant relative offers to rent the women a cottage on his property. The novel follows the Dashwood sisters to their new home, where they experience both romance and heartbreak.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen Sense and Sensibility Chapter 1 T ... of Marianne’s romance, without having much of her sense, she did not, at thirteen, bid fair to equal her sisters at a more advanced period of life. Sense and Sensibility
SENSE AND SENSIBILITY by Jane Austen THE AUTHOR Jane Austen (1775-1817) was the seventh child and second daughter of an Anglican rector ... Compare and contrast Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility with the same author’s Pride and Prejudice.
Concept Analysis Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen Pocket Books Enriched Classics (New York: 2004) ... Sense and Sensibility is written as a third person framework which uses the past tense. ... Austen’s writing style is very descriptive with rich vocabulary and constructions, ...