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Elizabeth Bennet information from the Jane Austen Centre

Elizabeth Bennet Elizabeth Bennet, or Lizzy Bennet, or Eliza, is the main character of the Jane Austen novel Pride and Prejudice (1813). She is a witty young girl of twenty with dark eyes and hair. Elizabeth Bennet is the second … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte

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The Jane Austen Guide to Happily Ever After: A Review

Is happiness in marriage entirely a matter of chance? Elizabeth Kantor takes on the question… Continue reading

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Free Iphone App

The Jane Austen Centre in Bath has been busy working on an Iphone app which will deliver a witty or meaningful quote from Jane Austen’s novels or letters to your phone every day.

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Account of Joseph Paisley: ‘The Celebrated Gretna-Green Parson’

“MY DEAR HARRIET, You will laugh when you know where I am gone, and I cannot help laughing myself at your surprise to-morrow morning, as soon as I am missed. I am going to Gretna Green, and if you cannot … Continue reading

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See they come, post haste from Thanet

A poem celebrating the marriage of Jane’s Uncle Francis Continue reading

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The Marriage of Darcy and Elizabeth

Can the reader admit reservations?
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The Regency Debutante

A Young Girl out for her first Season
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The Legend of the Mistletoe

From Parasitic Plant to Pucker Procurer
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An Attempt at Rout Cakes

A recipe to make Augusta Proud
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