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Jane Austen (1775-1817) is considered by many scholars to be the first great woman novelist. Her novels revolve around people, not events or coincidences. Miss Austen sets her novels in the upper middle class English country which was her own envi

Molto grazioso e ironico. Bisogna avere la pazienza di stare dietro alla Austen e cogliere questa ironia, perché è molto diversa da quella contemporanea.

Wrote 8/31/15
Rilettura sul sito Gutenberg: all'inizio ero meno entusiasta rispetto a quando l'ho letto per la prima volta anni fa, poi invece ho riconfermato la massima valutazione, gli ultimi due terzi sono impareggiabili per la caratterizzazione della società d...Continua
If you cannot say "yes" immediately you must say "no" 'Of all the most horrible things, saying goodbye is the worst.' The bad weather continued next morning but in the afternoon it stopped raining, the sun came out and it was summer again. ...Continua
Wrote 9/18/14
A slow book and not too interesting. This story started with the marriage of the Westons and finishes with three marriages, including the main character Emma Woodhouse. Without giving too much away, Emma at the beginning seems to find a way to invo...Continua
sarà che, essendo un maschio, la Austen può piacermi fino a un certo punto, però pur non potendone negare le abilità narrative e di scrittura - soprattutto nei dialoghi - k ha lasciato abbastanza freddo. A mio modesto e 'ignorante' parere, più import...Continua

Charlotte de...
Wrote Jun 02, 2008, 16:31
“I do so wonder, Miss Woodhouse, that you should not be married, or going to be married! so charming as you are!”—Emma laughed, and replied,“My being charming, Harriet, is not quite enough to induce me to marry; I must find other people charming—one...Continua
Charlotte de...
Wrote Jun 02, 2008, 16:28
“One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.”

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