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|Author||:||Jane Austen, James Kinsley, Deidre Shauna Lynch|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press|
|Number of Pages||:||249|
|Category||:||Classics, Fiction, Romance|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Persuasion Twenty seven year old Anne Elliot is Austen s most adult heroine Eight years before the story proper begins she is happily betrothed to a naval officer Frederick Wentworth but she precipitously breaks off the engagement when persuaded by her friend Lady Russell that such a match is unworthy The breakup produces in Anne a deep and long lasting regret When later Wentworth returns from sea a rich and successful captain he finds Anne s family on the brink of financial ruin and his own sister a tenant in Kellynch Hall the Elliot estate All the tension of the novel revolves around one question Will Anne and Wentworth be reunited in their love .
Jane Austen once compared her writing to painting on a little bit of ivory inches square Readers of i Persuasion i will discover that neither her skill for delicate ironic observations on social custom love and marriage nor her ability to apply a sharp focus lens to English manners and morals has deserted her in her final finished work