Jane Austen lived over 200 years ago, but the honesty and brilliance of her writing ensure her books have held up with time. She is one of the world’s most adored writers. not just because of the quality of her storytelling but also the wit of her writing. Here are some of our favourite and wittiest Austen quotes.
Jane Austen is one of the most recognised names in English literature today. But was she an overnight success? And what did she think of her novels? Here are some fascinating facts about Jane Austen, the author.