The Smart Words and Wicked Wit of Jane Austen

The Smart Words and Wicked Wit of Jane Austen

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“Wisdom is better than wit," said Jane Austen in a letter to Fanny Knight, “and in the long run will certainly have the laugh on her side." Have you ever wanted to contribute to a discussion with an astute observation on unrequited love? Give advice to a peer on how to dress for a night out? Or end an argument with a biting quip on feminist politics? The Smart Words and Wicked Wit of Jane Austen is the perfect pocket book to carry around in your bag as you meditate on Austen's surprisingly modern and perceptive life philosophies set against the backdrop of eighteenth century mores. Discover wh
Publisher: LaVergne : The New Press, 2017
ISBN: 9781510715844
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc

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