Persuasion

Title Persuasion
Names Austen, Jane.
Book Number DB051057
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Books
Annotation Austen's last novel is a temperate comedy of manners. At twenty-seven, a woman regrets that, persuaded by her elders, she had broken her engagement to the navy captain she loved at nineteen. When she and her father are forced to rent their family home and move to Bath, she meets her former love again. 1816.
Narrator Mendenhall, Jennifer.
Series Penguin classics
Length 9 hours, 49 minutes
Local Subject Foreign setting - FS
Classics - CL
Fiction - FI
Adult book - AD
British classics - CL3
LC Subject Man-woman relationships - England - Fiction
Young women - England - Fiction
England - Social life and customs - 19th century - Fiction
Humor
Audience Notes A NLS/BPH
Call Number 823.7 AFI
Language English
Released 1998
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Penguin 1998 (NLS, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: Ringwood, Vic. : Penguin, c1998.
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