Jane Austen

English novelist whose works of romantic fiction, set among the landed gentry, earned her a place as one of the most widely read writers in English literature. Her realism, biting irony and social commentary as well as her acclaimed plots have gained her historical importance among scholars and critics.

About Education

Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well, without further expense to anybody.