Northanger Abbey

Northanger Abbey A Timeless Classic, Jane Austen S Northanger Abbey Is Both A Coming Of Age Story And A Parody Of The Gothic Novels Of The Nineteenth Century Catherine Morland Is Destined To Be The Heroine Of Her Own Life Story As She Navigates Friendships And Romantic Relationships, And As She Learns To Let Go Of Childish Notions Of Fantasy Regarding The Lives Of Others Held From Publication For Than A Decade, This Story Was An Instant Success When It Was Finally Released In 1817 This Canterbury Classic Word Cloud Makes A Fine Addition To Any Home Library. Will I ever give a Jane Austen book less than 5 stars Doesn t look like it This is the second time I ve read this book and I enjoyed it eventhan I did the first time Mr Tilney is still the most hilarious flirt and I love how Catherine has a crush on him from the beginning, as I found that farrelatable than the accidentally falling in love trope that is in many of Austen s other works I m not exactly sure what made this reading experience so fantastic Probably the fact that the Will I ever give a Jane Austen book less than 5 stars Doesn t look like it This is the second time I ve read this book and I enjoyed it eventhan I did the first time Mr Tilney is still the most hilarious flirt and I love how Catherine has a crush on him from the beginning, as I found that farrelatable than the accidentally falling in love trope that is in many of Austen s other works I m not exactly sure what made this reading experience so fantastic Probably the fact that the faux Gothic style fit with Halloween so much and that I was able to read it with the rest of the Austentatious book club Also, as I am
I have a confession to make.Secretly, I much prefer Northanger Abbey and Mansfield Park to anything else written by Jane Austen, even Pride and Prejudice, which we re all supposed to claim as our favorite because it is one of the Greatest Books Ever Written In the English Language I don t DISLIKE Pride and Prejudice, but I just don t think it stands up to this one I m sorry, but it s true Northanger Abbey feels like two very different stories that eventually merge into one at the end I have a confession to make.Secretly, I much prefer Northanger Abbey and Mansfield Park to anything else written by Jane Austen, even Pride and Prejudice, which we re all sup
Jane Austen s novels are just about romance and na ve women There just another telling of boy meets girl in an uninspiring way with a few social issues thrown in Well, ashamed as I am to admit it, that is what I used to believe in my woefully idiotic ignorance How foolish of me Now that I ve actually bothered to read one of her novels, because I had to for university purposes, I realise how stupid I was to actually think this Jane Austen is one of, if not the, best novelists of all time If Jane Austen s novels are just about romance and na ve women There just another telling of boy meets girl in an uninspiring way with a few social issues thrown in Well, ashamed as I am to admit it, that is what I used to believe in my woefully idiotic ignorance How foolish of me Now that I ve actually bothered to read one of her novels, because I had to for university purposes, I realise how stupid I was to actually think this Jane Austen is one of, if not the, best novelists of all time If you disbelieve me, and held a similar opinion to my own, then read one of her novels and find out for yourself That being said though Catherine, the protagonist of this novel, is somewhat ignorant and na ve to the ways of the world but, she had to be Indeed, if not Austen would have been unable to achieve such an endearing comment on the absurdity of soc
It is only a novel or, in short, only some work in which the greatest powers of the mind are displayed, in which the most thorough knowledge of human nature, the happiest delineation of its varieties, the liveliest effusions of wit and humour, are conveyed to the world in the best chosen language Well, I guess Jane Austen wrote my review of her novel in her novel That s a bit annoying, as I can t compete with her wit of course But evenannoying is the fact that I wrote my own imag It is only a novel or, in short, only some work in which the greatest powers of the mind are displayed, in which the most thorough knowledge of human nature, the happiest delineation of its varieties, the liveliest effusions of wit and humour, are conveyed to the world in the best chosen language Well, I guess Jane Austen wrote my review of her novel in her novel That s a bit annoying, as I can t compete with her wit of course But evenannoying is the fact that I wrote my own imaginary review in my head before I started the book and as opposed to Austen s summary, mine doesn t work out at all any, now that I know the story It is dangerous to check the facts before writing your opinion for fact
I don t even know what to say This book was such a flippin blast.https emmareadstoomuch.wordpress.coOkay, that s a little bit of a lie I know the most important thing I have to say First and foremost I M IN LOVE WITH HENRY TILNEY.SO FUNNY, smart, handsome, owns a cute house, and dare I saywoke He s the best But let me backtrack a bit.Northanger Abbey is Austen s satire, and she pokes fun at gothic horror books by having her heroine, Catherine, believe she s essentially in one AN I don t even know what to say This book was such a flippin blast.https emmareadstoomuch.wordpress.coOkay, that s a little bit of a lie I know the most important thing I have to say First and foremost I M IN LOVE WITH HENRY TILNEY.SO FUNNY, smart, handsome, owns a cute house, and dare I saywoke He s the best But let me backtrack a bit.Northanger Abbey is Austen s satire, and she pokes fun at gothic horror books by having her heroine, Catherine, believe she s essentially in one AND SO MUCH GOOD
A charming early Austen novel filled with overt criticism of Mrs Radcliffe and implied criticism of Fanny Burneybut this is very gentle criticism indeed, since young Jane is obviously a huge fan of both writers Her heroine Catharine Morland is a charming naif in the Evelina mode perhaps just a little too naive, and therein lies some of the criticism who is fascinated by all things gothic and therefore misinterprets much of what she sees, manufacturing the sinister in a score of places A charming early Austen novel filled with overt criticism of Mrs Radcliffe and implied criticism of Fanny Burneybut this is very gentle criticism indeed, since young Jane is obviously a huge fan of both writer
A creepy mansionDark and stormy nights and Jane Austen just having fun with usNow I must give one smirk, and then we may be rational again Seventeen year old Catherine Morland, as innocent and na ve a heroine as Austen ever created, with no particular distinguishing characteristics except goodhearted sincerity and an overfondness for Gothic novels, is invited to stay in Bath for several weeks with kindly and wealthy neighbors She mee
Reprinted from the Chicago Center for Literature and Photography cclapcenter.com I am the original author of this essay, as well as the owner of CCLaP it is not being reprinted here illegally The CCLaP 100 In which I read for the first time a hundred so called classics, then write reports on whether or not they deserve the label.Book 24 Northanger Abbey, by Jane Austen 1818 The story in a nutshell Although not published until after her death in 1818 buton that in a bit , North Reprinted from the Chicago Center for Literature and Photography cclapcenter.com I am the original author of this essay, as well as the owner of CCLaP it is not being reprinted here illegally The CCLaP 100 In which I read for the first time a hundred so called classics, then write reports on whether or not they deserve the label.Book 24 Northanger Abbey, by Jane Austen 1818 The story in a nutshell Although not published until after her death in 1818 buton that in a bit , Northanger Abbey was actually
I have no idea how to rate this book, because there wasn t anything in particular that I disliked, but also nothing that I enjoyed I ve come to the conclusion that Austen just isn t for me, because I never find myself even remot
Catherine Morland , is your typical seventeen year old girl, of the turn of the century 19th, that is She reads too much, an illness that is sadly terminal Gothic books are her passion and the rage of the era Any ancient home, that is eerie , ominous or sinister, the young lady would enjoy seeing, if there were any in the area She lives in a quiet English village, too quiet , where everyone knows each other, which keeps the populous from misadventures Her parents have ten children, a Catherine Morland , is your typical seventeen year old girl, of the turn of the century 19th, that is She reads too much, an illness tha

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  • Northanger Abbey
  • Jane Austen
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  • 22 August 2018
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