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Northanger Abbey – Second Edition

First accepted by a publisher in 1803, Northanger Abbey was eventually published posthumously in 1818. In it Austen weaves a romance full of suspense and comedy around the heroine Catherine Morland”s first foray into society. The style of the novel is a unique hybrid; along the way Austen parodies the eighteenth-century novel of manners, the…

Memoirs of Modern Philosophers

When the Anti-Jacobin Review described Memoirs of Modern Philosophers in 1800 as “the first novel of the day” and as proof that “all the female writers of the day are not corrupted by the voluptuous dogmas of Mary Godwin, or her more profligate imitators,” they clearly situated Elizabeth Hamilton’s work within the revolutionary debate of…

Rights of Man

Advocating equality, meritocracy, and social responsibility in plain language, Thomas Paine galvanized tens of thousands of readers and changed the framework of political discourse with this text. He was tried and convicted for sedition by the British government for publishing Rights of Man, Part Two but his direct style and provocative ideas were hugely influential.…

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Broadview: An Introduction The word “broadview” expresses a good deal of the philosophy behind our company. Our focus is very much on the humanities—especially literature, philosophy, and history—but within these fields we are open to a broad range of academic approaches and political viewpoints. We strive in particular to produce high-quality, pedagogically useful books for…

Jane Austen Package B

Package ISBN: 9781488112461 / 1488112460 This Broadview bundle offers the following Austen titles at a discounted package price: Emma, edited by Kristin Flieger Samuelian (ISBN: 978-1-55111-321-0) Northanger Abbey, second edition, edited by Claire Grogan (ISBN: 978-1-55111-479-8) Pride and Prejudice, Second Edition, edited by Robert Irvine (ISBN: 978-1-55481-489-3) You may order this package with Jane Austen…

Jane Austen Package C

Package ISBN: 9781488112478 / 1488112479 This Broadview bundle offers the following Austen titles at a discounted package price: Emma, edited by Kristin Flieger Samuelian (ISBN: 978-1-55111-321-0) Northanger Abbey, second edition, edited by Claire Grogan (ISBN: 978-1-55111-479-8) Pride and Prejudice, edited by Robert Irvine (ISBN: 978-1-55481-489-3 ) Jane Austen’s Manuscript Works, edited by Linda Bree, Peter…