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Obstinate heart

Jane Austen-- a biography

by Valerie Grosvenor Myer

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Published by Michael O"Mara Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Austen, Jane, -- 1775-1817 -- Biography.,
  • Women novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesJane Austen-- a biography
    StatementValerie Grosvenor Myer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4036 .M94 1997b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 248 p.
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17124299M
    ISBN 10185479213X

    The book includes a nice selection of family portraits. "Jane Austen: Obstinate Heart" is a conventional and serviceable biography most likely to appeal to readers new to Jane Austen and not prepared to wade into various academic controversies about her life/5(3). (I can’t even tell you all how much I love the title of this book; it’s such a near, and dear quote to my heart — literally! I have this quote tattooed on my ribs with a peacock quill above it!) I think we all want to be obstinate, headstrong girls — it’s the ultimate compliment for a .

    Jane Austen, obstinate heart Item Preview remove-circle Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on J SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:   Obstinate Heart has 24 chapters, mostly in chronological order. The complaint that this is more about Austen’s family than Austen herself bears through- especially in the first nine chapters. To make her book different, Myer has attempted to find biographical incidents from Austen’s own life to explain incidents in her novels.

    3 quotes from Obstinate Hearts (Heart #7): ‘Dumb always attracts dumber,” he’. Valerie Winifred Grosvenor, later Myer, was born in Lower Soudley in the Forest of Dean on 13 April to parents who were second cousins. The family lived in a cottage that apparently had no electricity, sanitation or running water, which, according to Sue Limb who wrote her obituary, led her to remark later in life that "The organic life isn't all it's cracked up to be."/5.


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