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IT IS A TRUTH UNIVERSALLY ACKNOWLEDGED, THAT A SINGLE MAN IN POSSESSION OF A GOOD FORTUNE, MUST BE IN WANT OF A WIFE.”
—Pride and Prejudice,
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Do Not Believe Everything You Read (In Gothic Literature): How Jane Austen’s Northanger Abbey Exposes the Excess of the Gothic
Originally published 1 April 2014.
It is not uncommon for an author to use his or her work as a medium to impart a valuable lesson unto his or her readers. 1,887 more words