Northanger Abbey. Persuasion


Title

Northanger Abbey. Persuasion

Date

Description

This issue of Jane Austen's posthumously published novels Northanger Abbey and Persuasion is one of few surviving copies of the Chapman and Hall yellow-back.

Yellow-backs were published in Britain in the late-nineteenth century and were cheap volumes aimed at a popular audience. This volume was published in London in 1872. Yellow-back editions of Austen played a significant role in bringing her work to a wider audience, making her one of the most popular and widely read authors of the nineteenth century.

The Monash copy contains the signature: Paul Evans, 24th July 1874.

Language

English

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Medium

Extent

440 pages. 18 cm.

Rights

Out of copyright

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Citation

Austen, Jane, 1775 - 1817, “Northanger Abbey. Persuasion,” Monash Collections Online, accessed April 8, 2020, http://repository.monash.edu/items/show/69623

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