Famously characterized as the story of two Dashwood sisters who embody the conflict between the oppressive nature of "civilized" society and the human desire for romantic passion, there is far more to this story of two daughters made homeless by the death of their father. Elinor, 19, and Marianne, 17, initially project the opposing roles with Elinor cautious and unassuming about romantic matters, while Marianne is wild and passionate when she falls hopelessly in love with the libertine Mr...
Великолепное подарочное издание. Книга в суперобложке с трехсторонним золотым обрезом и с ляссе. "Sense and Sensibility", the first of Jane Austen''s major novels, is a portrait..Подробнее
Oh! Mamma, how spiritless, how tame was Edward''s manner in reading to us last night! I felt for my sister most severely. Yet she bore it with so much composure, she seemed..В корзину Описание
When Henry Dashwood dies, his wife and three daughters, Elinor, Marianne and Margaret, have to leave their family home and move to Devon. There Marianne meets Willoughby - a man..Описание
"Young women who have no economic or political power must attend to the serious business of contriving material security". Jane Austen''s sardonic humour lays bare the stratagems,..В корзину Подробнее
Young women who have no economic or political power must attend to the serious business of contriving material security''. Jane Austen''s sardonic humour lays bare the stratagems,..Описание
WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY FRANCESCA SEGAL The Vintage Classics Austen series is designed by the writer and illustrator Leanne Shapton and introduced by some of our finest..Описание