Publisher Description

A woman of no importance, she manoeuvres in her restricted circumstances as her long-time love Captain Wentworth did in the wars. Even though she is nearly thirty, well past the sell-by bloom of youth, Austen makes her win out for herself and for others like herself, in a regenerated society.

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
1818
January 1
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
336
Pages
PUBLISHER
Public Domain
SIZE
207.9
KB

Customer Reviews

entwen ,

Amazing

Like all Jane Austen novels, was well written and addictive

gina-s ,

My favourite novel

This is the comfort blanket I return to again and again. Not as frothily romantic as P&P but more mature and more solidly emotional, with real and likeable protagonists and an entertaining supporting cast of fools, villains and adorable demi-heroes. The perfect rainy-Sunday read.

Saayafan ,

Dull

Another nondescript offering from Austen. A girl is persuaded not to marry a sailor.
Eight years later they renew their aquaintance.
There are lots of uninteresting characters.
Nothing surprising happens.

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