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  1. Historic Figures: Jane Austen

    Profile of the author of classics such as Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Northanger Abbey, Persuasion and Emma

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  2. 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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  3. How to party like Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice

    The BBC has recreated the Netherfield ball from Jane Austen's classic, Pride and Prejudice. What would this occasion really have been like?

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  1. The Mel and Sue Thing: Episode 3

    …A guitar legend, Jane Austen's lost novella and a soap opera queen. Sketches galore with…

    …A guitar legend, Jane Austen's lost novella and a soap opera queen. Sketches galore with Perkins and Giedroyc. From…

    …A guitar legend, Jane Austen's lost novella and a soap opera queen. Sketches galore with Perkins and Giedroyc. From October 2002.…

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  2. Woman's Hour: Emma Pooley; Imelda Staunton; Rae Morris

    …. What can Jane Austen's heroines teach us about dating today? …

    … us about her inspiration for the song. What can Jane Austen's heroines teach us about dating today?…

    … on her role in Gypsy. Rae Morris sings Closer and tells us about her inspiration for the song. What can Jane Austen's heroines teach us about dating today? Presented by Jane …

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  3. Ann Radcliffe - The Mysteries of Udolpho: Episode 2

    …novel, along with Radcliffe's 'The Romance of the Forest' plays a prominent role in Jane

    …Forest' plays a prominent role in Jane Austen… 's 'Northanger Abbey'. Dramatised by Catherine …

    …castle and the machinations of an Italian brigand. This quintessential Gothic novel, along with Radcliffe's 'The Romance of the Forest' plays a prominent role in Jane Austen's 'Northanger Abbey…

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  4. Reddit launches new crowdfunding site called Redditmade

    … as The Walking Dead, Jane Austen and Photoshop Battles, there's …

    …subreddits as varied as The Walking Dead, Jane Austen and Photoshop Battles, there's plenty of scope for all kinds of…

    …subreddits, or topics, which are popular on the site, and become official merchandise which represent a particular community. With subreddits as varied as The Walking Dead, Jane Austen and Photoshop…

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  5. Ann Radcliffe - The Mysteries of Udolpho: Episode 1

    …novel, along with Radcliffe's 'The Romance of the Forest' plays a prominent role in Jane

    …Forest' plays a prominent role in Jane Austen… 's 'Northanger Abbey'. Dramatised by Catherine …

    …castle and the machinations of an Italian brigand. This quintessential Gothic novel, along with Radcliffe's 'The Romance of the Forest' plays a prominent role in Jane Austen's 'Northanger Abbey…

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  6. The Mel and Sue Thing: Episode 1

    …Weird characters and surreal chat from Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins . Featuring Jane

    …Weird characters and surreal chat from Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins . Featuring Jane Austen's Last Novella and a duet…

    …Weird characters and surreal chat from Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins . Featuring Jane Austen's Last Novella and a duet sung by Cliff Richard and Delia Smith. These days, they're …

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  7. Internet trolls face up to two years in jail under new laws

    Jane Austen on the £10 note. He was jailed for 18 weeks earlier this year. Law change…

    …after she campaigned to put Jane Austen on the £10 note. He was jailed for 18 weeks earlier this year. Law change…

    …someone sent you a message online, don't be offended by it'." Peter Nunn, 33, from Bristol, sent abusive Twitter messages to Ms Creasy after she campaigned to put Jane Austen on the £10 note. He was…

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  8. 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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  9. Pride and Prejudice: Jane Austen fans celebrate novel's 200th anniversary

    …hook up with Jane Austen societies in Australia and North America. Jane Austen societies…

    Jane Austen Society of the UK. "You can read it as a romantic Cinderella story, a comedy or as a social commentary on…

    Jane Austen societies also exist in Japan, the Netherlands and Brazil. Jane Austen (1775-1817) was one of eight children in a close-knit family Born on 16 December… Jane Austen's House Museum in Chawton…

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  10. Selling Austen to Hants tourists

    …Selling Jane Austen to Hampshire tourists Jane Austen was born in Steventon in 1775… The …

    …Selling Jane Austen to Hampshire tourists Jane Austen was born in Steventon in 1775… The Jane Austen 'industry' is one…

    …Selling Jane Austen to Hampshire tourists Jane Austen was born in Steventon in 1775… The Jane Austen 'industry' is one that Hampshire is now keen to cash in on… Jane Austen's House Museum opened its…

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  1. Books: Manners turned into mannerisms

    …I'd like to recommend a really terrific novelist called Jane Austen. Emma by Alexander…

    …meantime, I'd like to recommend a really terrific novelist called Jane Austen. Emma by Alexander McCall Smith (Borough…

    … to recommend a really terrific novelist called Jane Austen. Emma by Alexander McCall Smith (Borough Press, distributed by Harper Collins $34.99) - NZ Herald…

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  2. Pride and Prejudice ... and zombies?

    …Classic reimagined ... picture the famed Jane Austen tale Pride and Prejudice ... but with…

    …Classic reimagined ... picture the famed Jane Austen tale Pride and Prejudice ... but with more brain-eating zombies…

    …Classic reimagined ... picture the famed Jane Austen tale Pride and Prejudice ... but with more brain-eating zombies. That’s the plot of a new film in production. Picture: Supplied Source: News Corp…

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  3. Writing 'Belle' Was Not Always Easy

    …relationship? I knew that Jane Austen knew the white girl in pink. She was Elizabeth…

    …white girl in pink. She was Elizabeth Murray and she married a friend of Jane Austen's brother. Jane Austen met this…

    Jane Austen knew the white girl in pink. She was Elizabeth Murray and she married a friend of Jane Austen's brother. Jane Austen met this Elizabeth on a few occasions. She found her rather dull. I…

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