Miss Bennet’s Anniversary
How to celebrate the bicentennial of ‘Pride and Prejudice.’
Jul 29, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 43 • By EDWIN M. YODER JR.
It was not denied to Jane Austen. Sir Walter’s generosity and perception were too rare in her time, and some contemporary readers refused to believe that so brilliant a tale could have been written by a lady, young or old. We know better now, after two centuries of praise and pleasure.
Edwin M. Yoder Jr. is the author, most recently, of Vacancy: A Judicial Misadventure.
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