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Emma, Mansfield Park, Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Northanger Abbey & Persuasion Jane Austen

Emma, Mansfield Park, Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Northanger Abbey & Persuasion

Jane Austen

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Austen had many admiring readers who considered themselves part of a literary elite: they viewed their appreciation of Austens works as a mark of their cultural taste. Philosopher and literary critic George Henry Lewes expressed this viewpoint in aMoreAusten had many admiring readers who considered themselves part of a literary elite: they viewed their appreciation of Austens works as a mark of their cultural taste. Philosopher and literary critic George Henry Lewes expressed this viewpoint in a series of enthusiastic articles. This theme continued later in the century with novelist Henry James, who referred to Austen several times with approval and on one occasion ranked her with Shakespeare, Cervantes, and Henry Fielding as among the fine painters of life.