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Jane Austen and the Regency: Home


Welcome to the Jane Austen & Regency Libguide. This is meant to be a broad and general introduction for anyone who wants or needs to learn more about Jane Austen, the world in which she lived, her novels, and their legacy on literature and the world. Whether you are a student, an academic or a Jane Austen fan wanting to know more, this libguide is here to help you. 

Since many articles related to Austen, her writing and the Regency period are often quite narrow and specific in their focus, most of the sources here are books, website or videos that will give a taste of everything from Austen's life and family to the culture and political world she lived in.      

Jane's Two Pence

“In vain have I struggled. It will not do. My feelings will not be repressed. You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love you.” - Jane Austen, Pride & Prejudice 

What is your favorite Jane Austen novel?

Northanger Abby: 2 votes (25%)
Pride & Prejudice: 1 votes (12.5%)
Mansfield Park: 2 votes (25%)
Emma: 0 votes (0%)
Persuasion: 1 votes (12.5%)
Sense & Sensibility: 2 votes (25%)
Total Votes: 8


Portrait of Jane Austen, Artist Unknown


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