Search Results: 'Jane Austen fiction'

Search

×
×
×
×
233 results for "Jane Austen fiction"
Jane Austen and the Polite Puzzle By Donald Measham
Paperback: $16.08
Prints in 3-5 business days
This is a Jane Austen entertainment, part documentary; part well-grounded conjecture. You are asked to entertain an idea; the idea that Jane Austen as a girl played a lost (but genuine) card game... More > called 'The New impenetrable Secret or Polite Puzzle.' You will find yourselves involved in a Jane Austen Discovery – appreciating the double significance of this phrase, as you see the game re-enacted by a pair of Regency young ladies and their governess. There is a demonstration of the light which the game and its sources throw upon Austen's 'Pride and Prejudice' and 'Persuasion', presented in its social and historical context, and with a unique complete set of the cards.< Less
A Memoir Of Jane Austen By James Edward Austen-Leigh
eBook (ePub): $3.99
Jane Austen was an English novelist whose works of romantic fiction, set among the landed gentry, earned her a place as one of the most widely read writers in English... More > literature.-Wikipedia PREFACE. The Memoir of my Aunt, Jane Austen, has been received with more favour than I had ventured to expect. The notices taken of it in the periodical press, as well as letters addressed to me by many with whom I am not personally acquainted, show that an unabated interest is still taken in every particular that can be told about her. I am thus encouraged not only to offer a Second Edition of the Memoir, but also to enlarge it with some additional matter which I might have scrupled to intrude on the public if they had not thus seemed to call for it. In the present Edition, the narrative is somewhat enlarged, and a few more letters are added; with a short specimen of her childish stories.< Less
Jane Austen: Her Words By Ann Kannings
eBook (ePub): $0.99
“One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.” This book is a collection of the sharp and brilliant quotes of Jane Austen. It grants her reflections and good sense... More > of humor on various topics. The well researched and edited collection of phrases provides approaching into the way of thinking of Jane Austen. Jane Austen was an English writer whose romantic fiction novels and works have won her a place as one of the most widely popular novelists in English literature among readers, researchers and critics. The devoted support of her family was important to her growth as a professional writer. During her artistic career, she experimented with different literary forms. Her plots, although deeply humorous, draw awareness to the dependence of women on marriage to secure social and economic security. Her novels brought Austen only a few encouraging critic reviews during her life, but by the 1940s she had become widely accepted as a great English writer.< Less
Jane Austen: from Sanditon to Winchester By Donald Measham
eBook (ePub): $4.92
Bicentenary rewriting by Donald Measham of his ‘Jane Austen out of the blue’, with due regard to Austen’s last long sentence in her final work of fiction. From the Manuscript of... More > Jane Austen’s unfinished SANDITON: “Charlotte had leisure to look about & to be told by Mrs Parker that the whole-length Portrait of a stately Gentleman, which placed above the Mantelpiece, caught the eyes immediately was the picture of Sir H Denham – and that just one among many miniatures in another part of the room, little conspicuous, presented Mr Hollis. – Poor Mr Hollis! – It was impossible not to feel him hardly used; to be obliged to stand back in his own house, and see the best place by the fire constantly occupied by Sir H Denham.” The name ‘Charlotte’ had always appealed to Jane Austen, who regretted she had yet to use it for a leading lady. In Sanditon there is a young lady with that name. Can this alternative ‘I’ make her way into the story? Take over from the dying author at a pinch...?< Less
Jane Austen: from Sanditon to Winchester By Donald Measham
Paperback: $11.71
Prints in 3-5 business days
Bicentenary rewriting by Donald Measham of his ‘Jane Austen out of the blue’, with due regard to Austen’s last long sentence in her final work of fiction. From the Manuscript of... More > Jane Austen’s unfinished SANDITON: “Charlotte had leisure to look about & to be told by Mrs Parker that the whole-length Portrait of a stately Gentleman, which placed above the Mantelpiece, caught the eyes immediately was the picture of Sir H Denham – and that just one among many miniatures in another part of the room, little conspicuous, presented Mr Hollis. – Poor Mr Hollis! – It was impossible not to feel him hardly used; to be obliged to stand back in his own house, and see the best place by the fire constantly occupied by Sir H Denham.” The name ‘Charlotte’ had always appealed to Jane Austen, who regretted she had yet to use it for a leading lady. In Sanditon there is a young lady with that name. Can this alternative ‘I’ make her way into the story? Take over from the dying author at a pinch...?< Less
The Austen Addiction By Carolyn R Scheidies
Paperback: List Price: $10.98 $9.88 | You Save: 10%
Prints in 3-5 business days
Sharon is healing from the accident that took her parents and left her with physical and emotional scars. Trying to move into her aunt's house with her uncertain balance and crutches is more than she... More > can handle. Outside, her collapse lands her in the lap of Devon, the handsome neighbor, who breaks her fall. As he helps her move in, he finds himself drawn to her. Still, it is his sister Clara who bonds when the women realize they are both addicted to all things Jane Austin. But as Sharon escapes from reality into her fantasy, she is hit with the knowledge the handsome neighbor is a lawyer who many not be on her side. He also warns her against further misleading his sister into the Austen addiction when it means not dealing with reality. Will Sharon be willing to release her addiction to find her faith, her healing--and love in the real world?< Less
Poems of Jane Austen, a Classic Collection Book By Debbie Brewer
eBook (ePub): $2.51
(2 Ratings)
Jane Austen (1775-1817) was one of the most famous English novelists, known for her romantic fiction about English gentry. Less well known, but equally highly regarded, are her remarkable poems,... More > which mark her as an exceptionally talented and respected poet. This extensive collection of Jane Austen poems include; To The Memory Of Mrs Lefroy Who Died Dec:R 16 – My Birthday, My Dearest Frank, I Wish You Joy, Of A Ministry Pitiful, Angry, Mean, When Winchester Races, Mock Panegyric On A Young Friend, When Stretch’D On One’s Bed, See They Come, Post Haste From Thanet, Miss Lloyd Has Now Went To Miss Green, Miss Green’s Reply (Poem By Miss Green), Ode To Pity, Oh! Mr Best You’Re Very Bad, This Little Bag, I’Ve A Pain In My Head, The Marriage of Miss Camilla Wallop and The Rev’d Henry Wake, A Letter To Miss Bigg, A Letter To Miss Bigg (unsent), Mr. Gell and Miss Gill, Backwards Letter; Ym Raed Yssac, The Jane Austen’s Riddles, and Verses To Rhyme With Rose, including Happy The Lab’Re and more.< Less
Poems Of Jane Austen, A Classic Collection Book By Debbie Brewer
Paperback: $7.06
Prints in 3-5 business days
(2 Ratings)
Jane Austen (1775-1817) was one of the most famous English novelists, known for her romantic fiction about English gentry. Less well known, but equally highly regarded, are her remarkable poems,... More > which mark her as an exceptionally talented and respected poet. This extensive collection of Jane Austen poems include; To The Memory Of Mrs Lefroy Who Died Dec:R 16 – My Birthday, My Dearest Frank, I Wish You Joy, Of A Ministry Pitiful, Angry, Mean, When Winchester Races, Mock Panegyric On A Young Friend, When Stretch’D On One’s Bed, See They Come, Post Haste From Thanet, Miss Lloyd Has Now Went To Miss Green, Miss Green’s Reply (Poem By Miss Green), Ode To Pity, Oh! Mr Best You’Re Very Bad, This Little Bag, I’Ve A Pain In My Head, The Marriage of Miss Camilla Wallop and The Rev’d Henry Wake, A Letter To Miss Bigg, A Letter To Miss Bigg (unsent), Mr. Gell and Miss Gill, Backwards Letter; Ym Raed Yssac, The Jane Austen’s Riddles, and Verses To Rhyme With Rose, including Happy The Lab’Re and more.< Less
Lovers' Perjuries; Or, The Clandestine Courtship Of Jane Fairfax and Frank Churchill: A retelling of Jane Austen's EMMA (A Jane Austen Sequels book) By Joan Ellen Delman
Paperback: List Price: $25.50 $20.40 | You Save: 20%
Prints in 3-5 business days
Have you ever wondered about the hidden romance contained within Jane Austen's Emma? This literary retelling of Austen’s classic novel focuses on the courtship and secret engagement of Jane... More > Fairfax and Frank Churchill. How did two people of such evidently disparate temperaments fall in love? How was "the most upright female mind in the creation" persuaded to keep their engagement secret? What were the thoughts and feelings of each as events unfolded during that spring and summer in Highbury? Written with great fidelity to the original, Lovers’ Perjuries fills in all the details of scenes only hinted at in Emma. It also introduces new characters in a substantial subplot inspired by Persuasion, but featuring a lively heroine more reminiscent of Elizabeth Bennet than Anne Elliot. NOTE: THIS IS THE COMPLETE TEXT IN ONE VOLUME.< Less
Jane Austen's Emma - A Midwest Journal Writers' Club Selection By Robert C. Worstell & Jane Austen
eBook (ePub): $0.99
Emma, by Jane Austen, is a novel about youthful hubris and the perils of misconstrued romance. Emma Woodhouse, aged 20 at the start of the novel, is a young, beautiful, witty, and privileged woman in... More > Regency England. She lives on the fictional estate of Hartfield in Surrey in the village of Highbury with her elderly widowed father, a hypochondriac who is excessively concerned for the health and safety of his loved ones. Against Mr. Knightley's advice, Emma forges ahead with her new interest, and tries to match her new friend Harriet Smith, a sweet, pretty, but none-too-bright parlour boarder of seventeen — to Mr. Elton, the local vicar. But before events can unfold as she plans, Emma must first persuade Harriet to refuse an advantageous marriage proposal... About the Midwest Journal Writers' Club: This was created by popular request to enable any beginning or established author to improve their skills by studying quality editions of classic bestselling fiction. Join at Midwest Journal Press.< Less

Top 10

see more >
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6
Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
Paperback: $21.60