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Written during Jane Austen's race against failing health, Persuasion tells the story of Anne Elliot, a woman who - at twenty-seven - is no longer young and has few romantic prospects. Eight years ago, she was persuaded by her friend Lady Russell to break off her engagement to Frederick Wentworth, a handsome naval captain with neither fortune nor rank. When Anne and Frederick meet again, he has acquired both, but still feels the sting of her rejection. A brilliant satire of vanity and pretension, Austen's last completed novel is also a movingly told love story tinged with the heartache of missed opportunities.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780143106289
  • ISBN-10: 0143106287
  • Publisher: Penguin Group
  • Publish Date: June 2011
  • Dimensions: 8.37 x 5.68 x 0.74 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.66 pounds
  • Page Count: 336
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-UP

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