What were the popular novels of Jane Austen's time, and who influenced her writing?
Prof. John Mullan looks at our love affair with 'Pride and Prejudice'
Margaret Drabble (pictured) talks to fellow author and university friend Bernadine Bishop
Édouard Manet, The Railway (1873)
Oil on canvas
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Gift of Horace Havemeyer in memory of his mother, Louisine W. Havemeyer, 1956.10.1
Photo courtesy of the National Gallery of Art, Washington
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