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British Museum Gets Anonymous Donation To Buy Jane Austen's Ring Back ... - TIME

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British Museum Gets Anonymous Donation To Buy Jane Austen's Ring Back ...
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At an auction in England last year, American pop singer Kelly Clarkson placed a winning bid on a ring once owned by British author Jane Austen.
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Pride and Prejudice meets Parks and Recreation: A Mashup ...

Pride and Prejudice meets Parks and Recreation: A Mashup ... | Jane Austen | Scoop.it
It is a truth universally acknowledged that a singular novel in possession of a devoted following must be in want of a mashup. Pride and Recreation or Park.
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Shelf Control: Read 'Pride And Prejudice' As You Run And Jump In Stride ... - AppAdvice

Shelf Control: Read 'Pride And Prejudice' As You Run And Jump In Stride ... - AppAdvice | Jane Austen | Scoop.it
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I Learned Everything I Needed to Know About Marriage From Pride and Prejudice

I Learned Everything I Needed to Know About Marriage From Pride and Prejudice | Jane Austen | Scoop.it
Jane Austen's classic is 200 years old, but longtime spouses and relationship experts alike stand by the principles it presents.

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New World Notes: Why You Should Help Kickstart Ever, Jane, a Jane Austen-Themed MMO from a Linden Lab Alum

New World Notes: Why You Should Help Kickstart Ever, Jane, a Jane Austen-Themed MMO from a Linden Lab Alum | Jane Austen | Scoop.it
Ever, Jane is a seriously innovative MMO set in the world of Jane Austen with gossip and scandal in place of killing rats and dungeon quests. It's playable right now, but the development team has launched a Kickstarter to fund...

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Bookish Gifts: Jane Austen Edition

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I've been thinking of doing a bookish gift post that had a specific fan theme, and since it's the 200th anniversary of the publication of Pride and Prejudice I spent this weekend surfing the web fo...

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Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice: 6 Surprising Facts: Obsessed ...

Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice: 6 Surprising Facts: Obsessed ... | Jane Austen | Scoop.it
If you read my interview with Keri Russell about her role in Austenland—a movie inspired by Pride and Prejudice and the Austen obsession that's taken over pop culture since its publishing—then you know I'm still fangirling ...
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More Reasons Why Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice Isn't Just For ...

More Reasons Why Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice Isn't Just For ... | Jane Austen | Scoop.it
Unsurprisingly, my husband finds Mr. Darcy just as charming as I do. Pride and Prejudice is the second Jane Austen novel my husband has read. The first was Sense and Sensibility, which he reviewed in May.
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‘Longbourn’: the downstairs version of ‘Pride and Prejudice’

‘Longbourn’: the downstairs version of ‘Pride and Prejudice’ | Jane Austen | Scoop.it
Jo Baker’s novel “Longbourn” tells the “Pride and Prejudice” story from the perspective of the servants in the Bennet household. Baker appears Wednesday Oct. 23 at Seattle’s University Book Store.

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Charles Tiayon's curator insight, October 20, 2013 2:26 PM

Jo Baker’s novel “Longbourn” tells the “Pride and Prejudice” story from the perspective of the servants in the Bennet household. Baker appears Wednesday Oct. 23 at Seattle’s University Book Store.

 
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In Michael Gove's world Jane Austen, Orwell and Dickens will die out

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Polly Toynbee: The core English GCSE is to be stripped of literature – leaving nothing but grammatical correctness and straitjacket language

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Pride and Prejudice turns 200

Pride and Prejudice turns 200 | Jane Austen | Scoop.it
It has one of the most famous opening lines in literature, it turned Colin Firth into a heartthrob and it spawned a zombie spin-off. Now Pride and Prejudice has reached its 200th birthday. (Today marks the 200th anniversary of Pride and Predujice!

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Susan Daniels's curator insight, January 29, 2013 3:03 AM

Oh I just had to Scoop this. Pride and Prejudice is one of my favorite movies of all time. I think I've seen at least four versions of it over the last five years.


Happy Birthday Pride and Prejudice.


This Scoop-It! by Susan Daniels Crazy Dreamers Do

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Jane Austen Fiction Manuscripts: Home

Jane Austen Fiction Manuscripts: Home | Jane Austen | Scoop.it

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John Dalziel's curator insight, January 31, 2013 5:04 PM

Learners can browse Jane Austen’s hand-written manuscripts in Jane Austen’s Fiction Manuscripts, an online joint project from the University of Oxford and King’s College London.
Each manuscript can be opened in a variety of ways: as facsimile pages which can be magnified using ‘zoomify’; as transcribed text set side by side with the original manuscript page; or through a Headnote that provides details of the manuscript’s history and physical description.