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Jane Austen

English literature and the A-Z of love

03/02/2020 by Victoria Heward
A Love at first sight – Pride and Prejudice (Jane Austen) Elizabeth Bennet and Mr Darcy are one of the best loved romantic couples in English literature....

Spotlight on... Pride and Prejudice

01/12/2017 by Victoria Heward
“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.” Pride and Prejudice by Jane...

Culture: Food in Jane Austen

01/12/2017 by Victoria Heward
Food was very important in Georgian England and often seen as a status symbol, showing how much money and influence a family had. It was important to receive...

History: Bath

01/12/2017 by Victoria Heward
Jane and her family moved to Bath in 1801 when it was a busy, stylish city with elegant houses and fashionable meeting places. Both she and her sister...

TV: The BBC mini-series of Pride and Prejudice (1995)

29/11/2017 by Victoria Heward
The BBC has a long reputation for adapting classic literature and bringing it to the British TV screens. Often their mini-series become as well loved as...