Let other pens dwell on guilt and misery: the misconceptions of Jane Austen

By Émer O'Toole Jane Austen has inspired enough reverence to accumulate a following of Janeites, and since it was published in 1813, Pride and Prejudice has sold more than 20 million copies. Austen herself might marvel at this. She had to buy her first manuscript back from Thomas Cadell, of the eminent London publishing firm … Continue reading Let other pens dwell on guilt and misery: the misconceptions of Jane Austen