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Mansfield Park revisited

a Jane Austen entertainment

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This edition was published in by Sourcebooks Landmark in Naperville, Ill.

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In Aiken’s sequel to Jane Austen’s complex and fascinating novel, after heroine Fanny Price marries Edmund Bertram, they depart for the Caribbean, and Fanny’s younger sister Susan moves to Mansfield Park as Lady Bertram’s new companion. Surrounded by the familiar cast of characters from Jane Austen’s original, and joined by a few charming new characters introduced by the author, Susan finds herself entangled in romance, surprise, scandal, and redemption.Aiken’s diverting tale gives the reader interesting speculation on how the Crawfords, whose winning personalities were marred by an amoral upbringing, might have turned out, and Jane Austen’s morality tale takes new directions with an unexpected and somewhat controversial ending.“A lovely read—and you don’t have to have read Mansfield Park to enjoy it.”—Woman’s Own“Her sense of time and place is impeccable.”—Publishers Weekly“An excellent sequel...remarkably effective and very funny.”—Evening Standard

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Mansfield Park revisited: a Jane Austen entertainment
2008, Sourcebooks Landmark
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Mansfield Park revisited

a Jane Austen entertainment

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In Aiken’s sequel to Jane Austen’s complex and fascinating novel, after heroine Fanny Price marries Edmund Bertram, they depart for the Caribbean, and Fanny’s younger sister Susan moves to Mansfield Park as Lady Bertram’s new companion. Surrounded by the familiar cast of characters from Jane Austen’s original, and joined by a few charming new characters introduced by the author, Susan finds herself entangled in romance, surprise, scandal, and redemption.Aiken’s diverting tale gives the reader interesting speculation on how the Crawfords, whose winning personalities were marred by an amoral upbringing, might have turned out, and Jane Austen’s morality tale takes new directions with an unexpected and somewhat controversial ending.“A lovely read—and you don’t have to have read Mansfield Park to enjoy it.”—Woman’s Own“Her sense of time and place is impeccable.”—Publishers Weekly“An excellent sequel...remarkably effective and very funny.”—Evening Standard

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Library of Congress PR6051.I35 M34 2008
Dewey 823/.914

Mansfield Park revisited

a Jane Austen entertainment

This edition was published in by Sourcebooks Landmark in Naperville, Ill.


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Genre
Fiction.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
823/.914
Library of Congress
PR6051.I35 M34 2008

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL16658615M
Internet Archive
mansfieldparkrev00aike
ISBN 10
1402212895
ISBN 13
9781402212895
LC Control Number
2008010200
Library Thing
202987
Goodreads
3115601

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