Introduction and Notes by Dr Ian Littlewood, University of Sussex.
Pride and Prejudice, which opens with one of the most famous sentences in English Literature, is an ironic novel of manners. In it the garrulous and empty-headed Mrs Bennet has only one aim - that of finding a good match for each of her five daughters. In this she is mocked by her cynical and indolent husband.
With its wit, its social precision and, above all, its irresistible heroine, Pride and Prejudice has proved one of the most enduringly popular novels in the English language.
With an Introduction and Notes by Dr Nicola Bradbury, University of Reading. Jane Austen teased readers with the idea of a 'heroine whom no one but myself will much like', but Emma is irresistible. 'Handsome, clever, and rich', Emma is also an 'imaginist', 'on fire with speculation and foresight'. She...
Excellent quality bone china mug featuring Sarah Cole's distinctive drawing of Jane Austen, together with dates, facts and quotes to enjoy with your favourite hot drink. Height: 8.5cmCapacity: 250ml Bone ChinaDesigned by Sarah ColeHand decorated in Stoke on Trent, EnglandDishwasher safeMicrowave safe
Great fun little notebook, featuring Sarah Cole's distinctive drawing of Jane Austen. Made in the UK with 100% recycled plain paper. On the reverse there are dates, facts and quotes.
100% cotton tea towel, made in the UK. Features Sarah Cole's distinctive drawing and the quote, "Follies and nonsense, whims and inconsistencies, do divert me, I own, and I laugh at them whenever I can." (Emma)