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  1. Janeites: The curious American cult of Jane Austen

    Jane Austen continues to inspire huge devotion in the US, but what makes this most English of writers so appealing to Americans?

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  1. Steve and Laura at Breakfast: More reaction to the departure of Bristol's Assistant Mayor Gus Hoyt

    …social media to a member of the public, we speak to Jane Austen fans on both side of the…

    …public, we speak to Jane Austen fans on both side of the Atlantic as the first Jane Austen day takes place, a new road…

    …Steve & Laura bring you the reaction to Hoyt's departure after it emerged he swore on social media to a member of the public, we speak to Jane Austen fans on both side of the Atlantic as the first …

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  2. The Unbelievable Truth: Series 14: Episode 3

    …death, balloons, farming and Jane Austen. The show is devised by …

    … deliberate inaccuracy on subjects as varied as death, balloons, farming and Jane Austen. The show …

    …Arthur Smith, Sarah Millican, Sandi Toksvig and Graeme Garden are the panellists obliged to talk with deliberate inaccuracy on subjects as varied as death, balloons, farming and Jane Austen

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    ProgrammesBBC Radio 4
  3. Geoff Twentyman: Operation Tonic, plus Bath rugby player David Barnes

    …joins the programme. And It's the first ever Jane Austen day - a day dedicated to the Bath…

    … the programme. And It's the first ever Jane Austen day - a day dedicated to the Bath author.…

    …Bath rugby player David Barnes joins the programme. And It's the first ever Jane Austen day - a day dedicated to the Bath author.…

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  4. The Castle of Otranto: The creepy tale that launched gothic fiction

    …in 1796. Jane Austen's Northanger Abbey affectionately played with gothic tropes for comic…

    …s The Monk in 1796. Jane Austen's Northanger Abbey affectionately played with gothic tropes for comic effect. In her…

    …Monk in 1796. Jane Austen's Northanger Abbey affectionately played with gothic tropes for comic effect. In her preface, Reeves admits: "This Story is the literary offspring of The Castle of Otranto…

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  5. Jane Austen letter set to be sold by Torquay Museum

    …A previously unseen letter penned by Jane Austen is set to be sold by Torquay Museum…

    …A previously unseen letter penned by Jane Austen is set to be sold by Torquay Museum. The letter, from the famous…

    …A previously unseen letter penned by Jane Austen is set to be sold by Torquay Museum. The letter, from the famous author to her sister, makes a reference to her novel Pride and Prejudice…

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  6. Celebrity Mastermind: 2014/2015: Episode 5

    …Jason Watkins - answer questions on the novels of Jane Austen, Anne Boleyn, Blondie and…

    … - answer questions on the novels of Jane Austen, Anne Boleyn, Blondie and actor and theatre …

    … - actor Jason Watkins - answer questions on the novels of Jane Austen, Anne Boleyn, Blondie and actor and theatre impresario David Garrick.…

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  7. Terry Pratchett: Small Gods: Episode 4

    … Friendship adapted from Jane Austen, and Byron's Women. Also for R4 …

    …Maurier's The Parasites, Love and Friendship adapted from Jane Austen, and Byron's Women. Also for R4 an original comedy…

    …Robin Brooks dramatised Terry Pratchett's 'Mort' for late night Radio 4. Other R4 dramatisations include Daphne Du Maurier's The Parasites, Love and Friendship adapted from Jane Austen, and Byron's…

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  8. Terry Pratchett: Small Gods: Episode 3

    … Friendship adapted from Jane Austen, and Byron's Women. Also for R4 …

    …Maurier's The Parasites, Love and Friendship adapted from Jane Austen, and Byron's Women. Also for R4 an original comedy…

    …Robin Brooks dramatised Terry Pratchett's 'Mort' for late night Radio 4. Other R4 dramatisations include Daphne Du Maurier's The Parasites, Love and Friendship adapted from Jane Austen, and Byron's…

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  9. Emma

    …Adaptation of the Jane Austen classic about a privileged young woman's misguided attempts…

    …Adaptation of the Jane Austen classic about a privileged young woman's misguided attempts at matchmaking…

    …Adaptation of the Jane Austen classic about a privileged young woman's misguided attempts at matchmaking. Wealthy and charming Emma Woodhouse is convinced she knows what is best …

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  10. Jane Austen - why the fuss?

    …Read Jane Austen and the War of Ideas by Marilyn Butler. The novels are hard-headed fables…

    …cinemas, Jane Austen is riding the crest of a revival. But for those who've never picked up one of her books, what's the…

    Austen's novels. Yes, it does focus on a small section of society, this was life as Jane Austen knew it. But if you read her novels properly you say her view was not so confined. Yes, there is…

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    …words: loves dance, music, debating and travelling Favourite authors: Jane Austen, Harper…

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  2. Travel Desk: Strictly Jane Austen and bus rides to Nepal

    …frocks are part of the Strictly Jane Austen tour, a three-night break in Bath next May…

    …Taking the waters and dressing up in period frocks are part of the Strictly Jane Austen tour, a three-night break in…

    …Taking the waters and dressing up in period frocks are part of the Strictly Jane Austen tour, a three-night break in Bath next May from ECT Travel. The tour begins with a guided walk around Bath and…

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  3. Jane Austen in quotes: 30 tips for a successful life

    …must be in want of a wife”, but many of Jane Austen’s thoughts on love, relationships…

    …but many of Jane Austen’s thoughts on love, relationships, class, clothes and even the joys of nature are amazingly…

    …It’s no longer universally acknowledged that “a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife”, but many of Jane Austen’s thoughts on love, relationships, class, clothes and…

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