A Jane Austen Education: How Six Novels Taught Me About by William Deresiewicz

By William Deresiewicz

<p class="MsoNormal">Before Jane Austen, William Deresiewicz used to be a really various younger guy. A sullen and conceited graduate pupil, he by no means notion Austen could have whatever to provide him. Then he learn Emma—and every thing changed.
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<p class="MsoNormal">In this distinct and lyrical ebook, Deresiewicz weaves the misadventures of Austen’s characters together with his personal younger follies, demonstrating the ability of the good novelist’s teachings—and how, for Austen, growing to be up and making blunders are one and an analogous. sincere, erudite, and deeply relocating, A Jane Austen Education is the tale of 1 man’s discovery of the area outdoor himself.
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