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Sense and Sensibility
Sense and Sensibility
Author: Jane Austen
Two sisters of opposing temperments who share the pangs of tragic love provide the theme ofr Jane Austin's dramatically human narritive. Elinor, practical and conventional, is the perfection of sense. Marianne, emotional and sentimental, is the embodiment of sensibility. To each comes the sorrow of unhappy love. Elinor desires a man who is p...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780451187901
ISBN-10: 0451187903
Publication Date: 12/1/1995
Pages: 317
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4.3 stars, based on 108 ratings
Publisher: Signet Book
Book Type: Paperback
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A classic Jane Austen romance. It has 8 pages from the movie starring Hugh Grant, Emma Thompson and Kate Winslet. A period setting in stuffy old England when they wore those amazing dresses and lived in those grand estates. Literature at its best.
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If you're going to read Austen, start here. I almost like this better than Pride and Prejudice! Great story, with movie tie-in cover and pics.
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I really enjoyed reading this book. It was my second read by Austen. Good characters and wit. Again it does take a bit more time to read because of the old english but it's worth it!
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My favorite Jane Austen book!
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Austen is a genius. This was my intro to her writing, and I loved it so much I went out and bought all her other books before I'd even finished it.