Jane Austen

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Francis Austen, Henry Thomas Austen, Edward Austen
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Bath (1805, 1801)
Winchester (1817-07-18, 1817-05)
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1775-12-16
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Modern critics remain fascinated by the structure and organization of the novels, by the triumphs of technique that show tragedy and comedy in ordinary events and settings.
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literature
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novelist
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jane austen a fan of fanny burney (Fanny Burney)
jane austen a fan of walter scott (Walter Scott)
jane austen parodied oliver goldsmith (Oliver Goldsmith)
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fanny burney admired by jane austen (Fanny Burney)
walter scott a fan of jane austen (Walter Scott)
frank raymond leavis praised jane austen (F. R. Leavis)
john murray published jane austen (John Murray)
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As a child and young woman she read widely - enjoying in particular the works of Fanny Burney and Sir Walter Scott, both of whom she met - and enjoyed occasional visits to Bath, London, Lyme, and her brothers' houses. (Details)
By the age of 14 she was producing parodies of a variety of 18th-century literary forms, from sentimental novels to Oliver Goldsmith's 'History of England'. (Details)
Her notebooks from this period (1787-94), contain plays, verses, short novels, and other prose, including 'Love and Friendship', a parody of 18th-century melodramatic fiction, and 'Lady Susan', a short novel-in-letters, written probably in 1793-94 and fin (Details)
 

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Jane Austen
 

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1817-07-24
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1817-07-18
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