From her study of the Austen family papers, Claire Tomalin paints a rich, tragi-comic picture of the Austen clan and their neighbours, reaching the conclusion that the facts of Jane Austen's life were even more extravagant and romantic than her fiction.
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Claire Tomalin was literary editor of the NEW STATESMAN and SUNDAY TIMES. Her two previous books (both in Penguin) were the highly acclaimed and award-winning THE INVISIBLE WOMAN (about Dickens' mistress) and MRS JORDAN'S PROFESSION. She is married to Michael Frayn and lives in Camden Town, north London.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110141035137
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 141035137