Mansfield Park (Vintage Classics Austen Series)
Jane Austen, Amanda Vickery
Read Jane Austen’s unsung masterpiece.
‘The most perfect artist among women, the writer whose books are immortal’ Virginia Woolf
Fanny Price’s rich relatives offer her a place in their home so that she can be properly brought up. However, Fanny’s childhood is a lonely one as she is never allowed to forget her position. Her only ally is her cousin Edmund. When her cousins befriend two glamorous new young people who have arrived in the area, Henry and Mary Crawford, Edmund starts to grow close to Mary and Fanny finds herself dealing with feelings she has never experienced before.
WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY AMANDA VICKERY
Who needs eReaders when book publishers are repackaging classic tales in beautiful covers like these? ... Perfect for fans of the author * Bella * Austen looks at her world with a cool, undressing gaze...she is a formidable opponent of hypocrisy and sentimentality * Observer * Jane Austen at her most genteelly ascerbic * The Times * Jane Austen is the pinnacle to which all other authors aspire -- J.K. Rowling Full of the energies of discord - sibling rivalry, greed, ambition, illicit sexual passion, and vanity -- Margaret Drabble
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