Northanger Abbey, by Jane Austen, Limited Editions Club (1971)

Being a huge Jane Austen fan, it is odd that in almost three years of Books and Vines this is the first Jane Austen novel that we have taken a look at! Austen (1775 –1817) is one of the most popular and influential English novelists in the Western Canon.  Her works have come to be a synonym for romantic fiction. While the world has changed dramatically since she … Continue reading Northanger Abbey, by Jane Austen, Limited Editions Club (1971)

A Folio of Letters from Jane Austen Novels, The Bowler Press (2012)

As announced in Books and Vines News, the Pride and Prejudice project from The Bowler Press is now formally kicked off, with special pro-order pricing and perks being offered for purchases or contributions.  To whet your appetite, I thought it would be a good time to post A Folio of Letters from Jane Austen Novels, which was recently released from The Bowler Press. For those of you who do not … Continue reading A Folio of Letters from Jane Austen Novels, The Bowler Press (2012)