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Jane austen (/ ˈ ɒ s t ɪ n, ˈ ɔː s-/ 16 december 1775 - 18 july 1817) was an english novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique and comment upon the british landed gentry at the end of the 18th century. Jane austen might be one of the most well-known names in british literature today, but during her lifetime, no one would have guessed that this proper daughter of an english clergyman could have. Rev george austen was by all accounts a handsome man anna lefroy, jane's niece wrote, i have always understood that he was considered extremely handsome, and it was a beauty which stood by him all his life. Jane austen (1775-1817), one of england's foremost novelists, was never publicly acknowledged as a writer during her lifetime austen was born on december 16, 1775. Jane austen's novels may epitomize regency england, but she didn't think much of the man for whom the period was named like many of her compatriots, austen loathed the prince regent, once.
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Jane austen was john hibbard's 5th cousin, and also was an english novelist whose works include sense and sensibility, pride and prejudice, mansfield park, emma, northanger abbey, and persuasion. Jane austen: jane austen (1775-1817) vividly depicted the everyday life of her era in novels such as pride and prejudice and emma. Browse through jane austen's poems and quotes 13 poems of jane austen still i rise, the road not taken, if you forget me, dreams, annabel lee jane austen was an english novelist whose works of romantic fiction, set among the landed gentry, e.