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French

Raison et sentiments

Jane Austen (author)

Raison et sentiments

In series:
10 /18; 1475
Title
Raison et sentiments
Author
Jane Austen
Language
French
Original title
Sense and sensibility
Publisher
Paris: Editions 10/18, 1996
333 p.
ISBN
2264023813 9782264023810

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About Jane Austen

Jane Austen (; 16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century. Austen's plots often explore the dependence of women on marriage in the pursuit of favourable social standing and economic security. Her works critique the novels of sensibility of the second half of the 18th century and are part of the transition to 19th-century literary realism. Her use of biting irony, along with her realism, humour, and social commentary, have long earned her acclaim among critics, scholars, and popular audiences alike.

With the publication of Sense and Sensibility (1811), Pride and Prejudice (1813), Mansfield Park (1814) and Emma (1816), she achieved success as a published writer. She wrote two other novels, Northanger Abbey a…Read more on Wikipedia