Self-Control

Mary Brunton

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Self-Control

Self-Control By Mary Brunton Self Control Austen fans will want to read this Jane Austen said she would write a close imitation of this book originally published in

  • Title: Self-Control
  • Author: Mary Brunton
  • ISBN: 9780965429931
  • Page: 261
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Self-Control By Mary Brunton Austen fans will want to read this Jane Austen said she would write a close imitation of this book originally published in 1810
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    1. Sarah on said:

      I read this book as part of my background and language style research for my own series, set a generation before this was written It was a very popular novel for the day and it s easy to see why, with nefarious plots and thrilling escapes, villainous villains, faintings and languishings, kidnaps and rapes all wrapped up in improving moral lessons in which everyone gets their just deserts in the end Jane Austen, not surprisingly, hit the nail on the head, calling it an excellently meant, elegantl [...]

    2. Kate on said:

      Attempted seductions, abductions, and one very distressed heroine Brunton s meditation on the importance of self control is exact opposite of her outlandish, out of control Gothic plot Of particular interest to me is Austen s insistence on tracking down and re reading Self Control while she was overseeing the publication of Sense and Sensibility.

    3. Lorraine on said:

      Quite terribly written I think, especially in the first bit It gets slightly better as we go on, except for the absurd ending.

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