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7 people who hated Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice” – Salon
Despite how beloved “Pride and Prejudice” is, there have been plenty of people who hated it
Walter Scott at 250: so much more than a great historical novelist – The Conversation
Scott and Austen had a friendly rivalry.
19th Century Lyme Regis, Part I – LymeOnline
Let These Literary Classics Inspire Your Summer Look – The Kit
Are you more Joan Didion or Jane Austen