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The Resource Persuasion, Jane Austen ; edited with an introduction and notes by Gillian Beer

Persuasion, Jane Austen ; edited with an introduction and notes by Gillian Beer

Label
Persuasion
Title
Persuasion
Statement of responsibility
Jane Austen ; edited with an introduction and notes by Gillian Beer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-seven-year old Anne Elliot is Austen's most adult heroine. Eight years before the story proper begins, she is happily betrothed to a naval officer, Frederick Wentworth, but she precipitously breaks off the engagement when persuaded by her friend Lady Russell
Member of
Summary
The romance between Captain Wentworth and Anne, the daughter of Sir Walter Elliot, seems doomed because of the young man's family connections and lack of wealth
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
013528
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1775-1817
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Austen, Jane
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1120
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Beer, Gillian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Penguin classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rejection (Psychology)
  • Motherless families
  • Ship captains
  • Young women
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
Persuasion, Jane Austen ; edited with an introduction and notes by Gillian Beer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [xxxv])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
4366711
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 250 pages
Isbn
9780141439686
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003269842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780141439686
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51272286
  • (Sirsi) o51272286
Label
Persuasion, Jane Austen ; edited with an introduction and notes by Gillian Beer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [xxxv])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
4366711
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 250 pages
Isbn
9780141439686
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003269842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780141439686
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51272286
  • (Sirsi) o51272286

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