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Beautiful, clever, rich - and single - Emma Woodhouse is perfectly
content with her life and sees no need for either love or marriage.
Nothing, however, delights her more than interfering in the romantic
lives of others. But when she ignores the warnings of her good friend
Mr. Knightley and attempts to arrange a suitable match for her protegee
Harriet Smith, her carefully laid plans soon unravel and have
consequences that she never expected. With its imperfect but charming
heroine and its witty and subtle exploration of relationships, 'Emma'
is often seen as Jane Austen's most flawless work.
About The Author
Jane Austen (1775-1817) was modest about her own genius but is one of English literature's greatest and most admired writers. She is the author of Sense & Sensibility, Pride & Prejudice, Emma, Mansfield Park, Northanger Abbey, and Persuasion.
"Jane Austen is my favorite author! ... Shut up in measureless content, I greet her by the name of most kind hostess, while criticism slumbers." --EM Forster
ISBN: 9780141192475 ISBN-10: 014119247X Series: Penguin Classics Audience:
For Ages: 18+ years old Format:
Number Of Pages: 512 Published: 28th September 2009 Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 20.1 x 13.5
Weight (kg): 0.63
Edition Number: 1