( Dovedale, by the Reverend Wiliam Gilpin from his book, Observations on Several Parts of England particularly the Mountains and Lakes of Cumberland relative chiefly to Picturesque Beauty, made in the year 1772 )

Pride and Prejudice was first published in 1813 , Jane Austen’s Own darling Child. It remains her most popular book.

Here is a link to the e-text of the novel : Pride and Prejudice

Here are links to Austen Only posts about Pride and Prejudice:

Post on Issues in the Text:

Lydia’s Lottery Tickets and Gaming Fish

An Accomplished Woman? Mrs Delany’s Art and Science

What Was Wrong with Cheapside?

Dovdale : A Suitable Topic for a  Conversation

Country House Tourism in the Early 19th Century

Jane Austen and William Gilpin

Chatsworth, Derbyshire:

1) The Gardens and Grounds

2) The Interiors

3) The Vestal Virgin Statue

Jane Austen and Food:

The Interesting History of White Soup

Jane Austen and Servants:

The Role of the Housekeeper

The Public Face of the Housekeeper : Showing Great Houses