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Published by R. West in Philadelphia .
Written in English



  • Lyme Regis (England),
  • England,
  • Lyme Regis.


  • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Homes and haunts -- England -- Lyme Regis.,
  • Novelists, English -- Homes and haunts -- England -- Lyme Regis.,
  • Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography.,
  • Literary landmarks -- England -- Lyme Regis.,
  • Lyme Regis (England) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.,
  • Lyme Regis (England) -- In literature.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsAusten-Leigh, Richard Arthur, 1872-1961.
LC ClassificationsPR4036 .A775 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 58 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4542152M
ISBN 10084920013X
LC Control Number77009008

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Lyme Regis, a coastal down in the southern part of England, plays a substantial role in Jane Austen’s novel "Persuasion". Jane and her family visited the town in and again in Even then, it was a popular tourist spot and a place to take in the sea air. Other famous authors and poets who spent time on holiday in Lyme Regis include J.R.R. Tolkien, Alfred Lord Tennyson, G.K. Chesterton and Henry . Jane Austen’s last great novel, Persuasion, is in part set in Lyme Regis. The crucial passage set in Lyme is the central link in the story which begins in the Somerset countryside and moves to its climax in Bath. Jane Austen’s settings for her novels were not usually real places: Lyme is one of the few exceptions, together with Bath. Oct 10,  · Jane Austen visited Lyme Regis three times in and , staying for several weeks in the summer of The dramatic events in Persuasion led to a flow of fans to the town: the poet Tennyson is said to have gone straight to the Cobb on his arrival, saying, “Show me the exact spot where Louisa Musgrove fell!”. Jane Austen Online Magazine. Jane Austen’s Blog – The wonderful world of Jane Austen as it happens. Jane Austen’s Blog is the place to come for the latest news and updates on all things Janeite, from new media releases to the latest happenings at the Jane Austen Festival, Centre, Regency Tea Rooms and Online Gift Shop.

Apr 15,  · Jane Austen, Persuasion and Lyme Regis The picture on the left (source: Wikimedia Commons) is one of a set of illustrations drawn by C. E. Brock for a edition of Jane Austen's last novel, Persuasion (first published posthumously in ). Condition: Good. Second issue of the 58pp booklet about how Lyme Regis featured in the life and work of Jane Austen. A successor to Jane Austen and Steventon and Jane Austen and Bath. Strictly no author given as a note by Emma Austen-Leigh's . Jane Austen and Lyme Regis and a great selection of related books, - Jane Austen and Lyme Regis by David Selwyn. You Searched For: The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Feb 11,  · As a Jane Austen devotee, I associate the seaside resort of Lyme Regis with Persuasion.   Imagine my delight to find that the book  Lyme Regis: A Retrospect had been digitized by the Internet Archive. I digitally “flipped” through the book and was delighted to view a number of illustrations of Lyme Regis in the era of Austen.