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David M. Shapard

David M. Shapard is the author of The Annotated Pride and Prejudice, The Annotated Persuasion, The Annotated Sense and Sensibility, The Annotated Emma, The Annotated Northanger Abbey, and The Annotated Mansfield Park. He graduated with a Ph.D. in European History from the University of California at Berkeley; his specialty was the eighteenth century. Since then he has taught at several colleges. He lives in upstate New York.

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Written by JANE AUSTEN
Edited by DAVID M. SHAPARD

Format: Trade Paperback, 928 pages

Publisher: Anchor

On Sale: 04/18/2017

Price: $17.95

ISBN: 978-0-307-39079-0

From the editor of the popular Annotated Pride and Prejudice comes an annotated edition of Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park that makes her story of an impoverished girl living with her wealthy relatives an even more satisfying read. Here is the complete text of Austen’s own favorite novel with more than 2,300 annotations on facing pages, including:
 
● Explanations of historical context
● Citations from Austen’s life, letters, and other writings
● Definitions and clarifications
● Literary comments...

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Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages

Publisher: Anchor

On Sale: 10/01/2013

Price: $16.95

ISBN: 978-0-307-39080-6

From the editor of the popular Annotated Pride and Prejudice comes an annotated edition of Jane Austen’s Northanger Abbey that makes her lighthearted satire of the gothic novel an even more satisfying read. Here is the complete text of the novel with more than 1,200 annotations on facing pages, including:

—Explanations of historical context
—Citations from Austen’s life, letters, and other writings
—Definitions and clarifications
—Literary comments and analysis
—Maps of places in the novel
—An...

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A REVISED AND EXPANDED EDITION

Format: Trade Paperback, 816 pages

Publisher: Anchor

On Sale: 11/13/2012

Price: $17.95

ISBN: 978-0-307-95090-1

This Revised and Expanded Edition contains hundreds of new notes and illustrations.

The first-ever fully annotated edition of one of the most beloved novels in the world is a sheer delight for Jane Austen fans. Here is the complete text of Pride and Prejudice with thousands of annotations on facing pages, including:
Explanations of historical context
Rules of etiquette, class differences, the position of women, legal and economic realities, leisure activities, and more.
Citations from...

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Format: Trade Paperback, 928 pages

Publisher: Anchor

On Sale: 03/20/2012

Price: $17.95

ISBN: 978-0-307-39077-6

From the editor of the popular Annotated Pride and Prejudice comes an annotated edition of Jane Austen’s Emma that makes her beloved tale of an endearingly inept matchmaker an even more satisfying read. Here is the complete text of the novel with more than 2,200 annotations on facing pages, including:

-Explanations of historical context
-Citations from Austen’s life, letters, and other writings
-Definitions and clarifications
-Literary comments and analysis
-Maps of places in the novel
-An...

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Written by JANE AUSTEN
Edited by DAVID M. SHAPARD

Format: Trade Paperback, 784 pages

Publisher: Anchor

On Sale: 05/03/2011

Price: $17.95

ISBN: 978-0-307-39076-9

From the editor of the popular Annotated Pride and Prejudice comes an annotated edition of Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility that makes this tale of two sisters in love an even more enjoyable read. Here is the complete text of the novel with more than 2,000 annotations on facing pages, including:

-Explanations of historical context
-Citations from Austen’s life, letters, and other writings
-Definitions and clarifications
-Literary comments and analysis
-Multiple maps of England and London
-An...

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Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages

Publisher: Anchor

On Sale: 10/05/2010

Price: $17.95

ISBN: 978-0-307-39078-3

Dedicated Jane Austen fans often cite Persuasion as their favorite Austen novel after Pride and Prejudice. With its thousands of annotations, The Annotated Persuasion is a real find for all those who are drawn back time and again to this gem of a novel–as well as incredibly helpful to students or anyone reading Austen for the first time.

David M. Shapard's delightfully entertaining edition juxtaposes the complete text of the novel with more than 2,000 annotations on facing pages, along with...

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