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Viewing Entry - Emma (E11154)
by Austen, Jane

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Playing time for epub/audio formats : 16 hours 40 minutes


Author / Responsible partyAusten, Jane
GenreRomance, Humorous Fiction, Historical Fiction.
TopicsMarriage brokerage. Etiquette. England. Social life and customs - 18th century.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]


Comedy of manners, in which Emma Woodhouse, believing herself to be a gifted matchmaker, tries to order the romantic lives of her circle -- with negative consequences for those she seeks to help. Emma, by many considered the best English novel, can be read as a charming love story, a detective story, and a comic and lively picture of English life two hundred years ago. Emma Woodhouse, motherless and mistress of her father's home (rom an early age, is used to getting her own way - but is about to meet her match.

Additional Information

System control numberE11154
Original Print PublisherLondon : York Press, 2005.
Narrator NameJuliet Stevenson.
Participant or performer noteJuliet Stevenson.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator