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The Pearl

Written by Anonymous


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: September 29, 1996
Price: $15.95
ISBN: 978-0-345-41004-7 (0-345-41004-1)

This volume contains the full text of all issues of The Pearl, the underground magazine of Victorian England. The Pearl made its debut in London in 1879, a self-proclaimed journal of unblushing erotica for every taste. It flourished on the subterranean market until December 1880, when it vanished as mysteriously as... Read more >
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The Annotated Emma

Written by Jane Austen and David M. Shapard


Format: Trade Paperback, 928 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $17.95
ISBN: 978-0-307-39077-6 (0-307-39077-2)

From the editor of the popular Annotated Pride and Prejudice comes an annotated edition of Jane Austen’s Emma that makes her beloved tale of an endearingly inept matchmaker an even more satisfying read. Here is the complete text of the novel with more than 2,200 annotations on facing pages, including:

-Explanations of... Read more >
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The Annotated Northanger Abbey

Written by Jane Austen and David M. Shapard


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $16.95
ISBN: 978-0-307-39080-6 (0-307-39080-2)

From the editor of the popular Annotated Pride and Prejudice comes an annotated edition of Jane Austen’s Northanger Abbey that makes her lighthearted satire of the gothic novel an even more satisfying read. Here is the complete text of the novel with more than 1,200 annotations on facing pages, including:

—Explanations of... Read more >
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The Annotated Persuasion

Written by Jane Austen and David M. Shapard


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $16.95
ISBN: 978-0-307-39078-3 (0-307-39078-0)

Dedicated Jane Austen fans often cite Persuasion as their favorite Austen novel after Pride and Prejudice. With its thousands of annotations, The Annotated Persuasion is a real find for all those who are drawn back time and again to this gem of a novel–as well as incredibly helpful to students or... Read more >
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The Annotated Pride and Prejudice
A Revised and Expanded Edition
Written by Jane Austen and David M. Shapard


Format: Trade Paperback, 816 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $17.95
ISBN: 978-0-307-95090-1 (0-307-95090-5)

This Revised and Expanded Edition contains hundreds of new notes and illustrations.

The first-ever fully annotated edition of one of the most beloved novels in the world is a sheer delight for Jane Austen fans. Here is the complete text of Pride and Prejudice with thousands of annotations on facing pages, including:
•... Read more >
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The Annotated Sense and Sensibility

Written by Jane Austen
Edited by David M. Shapard


Format: Trade Paperback, 784 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $17.95
ISBN: 978-0-307-39076-9 (0-307-39076-4)

From the editor of the popular Annotated Pride and Prejudice comes an annotated edition of Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility that makes this tale of two sisters in love an even more enjoyable read. Here is the complete text of the novel with more than 2,000 annotations on facing pages, including:

-Explanations... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

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The Complete Novels of Jane Austen, Volume 2
Emma, Northanger Abbey, Persuasion
Written by Jane Austen


Format: Hardcover, 736 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: September 5, 1992
Price: $23.95
ISBN: 978-0-679-60025-1 (0-679-60025-6)

Perhaps the best loved of all English novelists. She addresses the politics, dating and courtship with an incisive intelligence that both foreshadows and outsrips many of the romantic novels of today. Read more >
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The Complete Novels of Jane Austen, Volume I
Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park
Written by Jane Austen


Format: Hardcover, 912 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: September 5, 1992
Price: $23.95
ISBN: 978-0-679-60026-8 (0-679-60026-4)

Perhaps the best loved of all English novelists. She addresses the politics, dating and courtship with an incisive intelligence that both foreshadows and outsrips many of the romantic novels of today. Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

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Emma

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $9.95
ISBN: 978-0-307-38684-7 (0-307-38684-8)

Emma Woodhouse, handsome, clever, and rich, with a comfortable home and happy disposition seemed to unite some of the best blessings of existence; and had lived nearly twenty-one years in the world with very little to distress or vex her. So begins Jane Austen's comic masterpiece Emma. In Emma, Austen's prose... Read more >
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Emma

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Hardcover, 552 pages
Publisher: Everyman's Library
On Sale: November 26, 1991
Price: $20.00
ISBN: 978-0-679-40581-8 (0-679-40581-X)

Introduction by Marilyn Butler

Emma Woodhouse, handsome, clever, and rich, with a comfortable home and happy disposition seemed to unite some of the best blessings of existence; and had lived nearly twenty-one years in the world with very little to distress or vex her. So begins Jane Austen's comic masterpiece Emma. In... Read more >
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Emma

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1984
Price: $4.95
ISBN: 978-0-553-21273-0 (0-553-21273-7)

Emma (1816) is Jane Austen's most characteristic work. Written with irony, wit, and faultless control, it is both a novel of intense emotional power and a comic masterpiece. Convinced that she understands the world, Emma rules over her invalid father and the small social circle of Highbury with well-meaning tyranny. But... Read more >
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Emma

Written by Jane Austen
Introduction by A. Walton Litz


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: May 8, 2001
Price: $8.00
ISBN: 978-0-375-75742-6 (0-375-75742-2)

Emma Woodhouse, handsome, clever, and rich, with a comfortable home and happy disposition seemed to unite some of the best blessings of existence; and had lived nearly twenty-one years in the world with very little to distress or vex her. So begins Jane Austen’s comic masterpiece Emma. In Emma, Austen’s prose... Read more >
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Mansfield Park

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $7.95
ISBN: 978-0-307-38688-5 (0-307-38688-0)

Through Fanny Price, the heroine of Mansfield Park, Jane Austen views the social mores of her day and contemplates human nature itself. A shy and sweet-tempered girl adopted by wealthy relations, Fanny is an outsider looking in on an unfamiliar, and often inhospitable, world. But Fanny eventually wins the affection of... Read more >
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Mansfield Park

Written by Jane Austen
Introduction by Carol Shields


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: October 9, 2001
Price: $8.00
ISBN: 978-0-375-75781-5 (0-375-75781-3)

Through Fanny Price, the heroine of Mansfield Park, Jane Austen views the social mores of her day and contemplates human nature itself. A shy and sweet-tempered girl adopted by wealthy relations, Fanny is an outsider looking in on an unfamiliar, and often inhospitable, world. But Fanny eventually wins the affection of... Read more >
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Mansfield Park

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Hardcover, 536 pages
Publisher: Everyman's Library
On Sale: June 2, 1992
Price: $26.00
ISBN: 978-0-679-41269-4 (0-679-41269-7)

Introduction by Peter Conrad


Through Fanny Price, the heroine of Mansfield Park, Jane Austen views the social mores of her day and contemplates human nature itself. A shy and sweet-tempered girl adopted by wealthy relations, Fanny is an outsider looking in on an unfamiliar, and often inhospitable, world. But Fanny eventually wins... Read more >
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Mansfield Park

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Paperback, 512 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: June 1, 1983
Price: $4.95
ISBN: 978-0-553-21276-1 (0-553-21276-1)

Begun in 1811 at the height of Jane Austen's writing powers and published in 1814, Mansfield Park is her most profound novel.  Fanny Price is unlike any of Austen's previous heroines, a girl from a poor family brought up in a splendid country house and possessed of a vast reserve of moral... Read more >
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Northanger Abbey

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $6.95
ISBN: 978-0-307-38683-0 (0-307-38683-X)

Jane Austen’s first novel, Northanger Abbey—published posthumously in 1818—tells the story of Catherine Morland and her dangerously sweet nature, innocence, and sometime self-delusion. Though Austen’s fallible heroine is repeatedly drawn into scrapes while vacationing at Bath and during her subsequent visit to Northanger Abbey, Catherine eventually triumphs, blossoming into a discerning... Read more >
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Northanger Abbey

Written by Jane Austen
Introduction by Robert Kiely


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: January 8, 2002
Price: $8.00
ISBN: 978-0-375-75917-8 (0-375-75917-4)

Jane Austen’s first novel, Northanger Abbey—published posthumously in 1818—tells the story of Catherine Morland and her dangerously sweet nature, innocence, and sometime self-delusion. Though Austen’s fallible heroine is repeatedly drawn into scrapes while vacationing at Bath and during her subsequent visit to Northanger Abbey, Catherine eventually triumphs, blossoming into a discerning... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, eBook, hardcover, paperback and a trade paperback.

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Northanger Abbey

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Hardcover, 280 pages
Publisher: Everyman's Library
On Sale: November 3, 1992
Price: $20.00
ISBN: 978-0-679-41715-6 (0-679-41715-X)

Introduction by Claudia Johnson


Jane Austen’s first novel, Northanger Abbey—published posthumously in 1818—tells the story of Catherine Morland and her dangerously sweet nature, innocence, and sometime self-delusion. Though Austen’s fallible heroine is repeatedly drawn into scrapes while vacationing at Bath and during her subsequent visit to Northanger Abbey, Catherine eventually triumphs... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, eBook, paperback, trade paperback and a trade paperback.

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Persuasion

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $5.95
ISBN: 978-0-307-38685-4 (0-307-38685-6)

Of all Jane Austen’s great and delightful novels, Persuasion is widely regarded as the most moving. It is the story of a second chance.

Anne Elliot, daughter of the snobbish, spendthrift Sir Walter Elliot, is a woman of quiet charm and deep feelings. When she was nineteen, she fell in love with–and... Read more >
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Persuasion

Written by Jane Austen
Introduction by Amy Bloom


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: June 12, 2001
Price: $5.95
ISBN: 978-0-375-75729-7 (0-375-75729-5)

Called a 'perfect novel' by Harold Bloom, Persuasion was written while Jane Austen was in failing health. She died soon after its completion, and it was published in an edition with Northanger Abbey in 1818.

In the novel, Anne Elliot, the heroine Austen called 'almost too good for me,' has let herself... Read more >
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Persuasion

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
Publisher: Everyman's Library
On Sale: June 30, 1992
Price: $20.00
ISBN: 978-0-679-40986-1 (0-679-40986-6)

Introduction by Judith Terry

Called a ‘perfect novel’ by Harold Bloom, Persuasion was written while Jane Austen was in failing health. She died soon after its completion, and it was published in an edition with Northanger Abbey in 1818.

In the novel, Anne Elliot, the heroine Austen called ‘almost too good for me,’... Read more >
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Persuasion

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: April 1, 1984
Price: $4.95
ISBN: 978-0-553-21137-5 (0-553-21137-4)

In Austen's last completed novel she explores emotion (including problems of conscience) without her characteristic skeptical edge. Read more >
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Pride and Prejudice

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Hardcover, 408 pages
Publisher: Everyman's Library
On Sale: October 15, 1991
Price: $20.00
ISBN: 978-0-679-40542-9 (0-679-40542-9)

Introduction by Peter Conrad


“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.”

So begins Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen's witty comedy of manners—one of the most popular novels of all time—that features splendidly civilized sparring between the proud... Read more >

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Pride and Prejudice

Written by Jane Austen


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $7.95
ISBN: 978-0-307-38686-1 (0-307-38686-4)

"It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife."

So begins Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen's witty comedy of manners--one of the most popular novels of all time--that features splendidly civilized sparring between the proud Mr. Darcy and... Read more >
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