Northanger Abbey (Penguin Classics)

Northanger Abbey (Penguin Classics)

Jane Austen


Austen's witty exploration of the perils of mistaking fiction for reality

During an eventful season at bathtub, younger, naïve Catherine Morland reports the fun of stylish society for the 1st time. She is thrilled together with her new pals: flirtatious Isabella, who stocks Catherine's love of Gothic romance and horror, and complex Henry and Eleanor Tilney, who invite her to their father's mysterious condo, Northanger Abbey. There, her mind's eye motivated via novels of sensation and intrigue, Catherine imagines bad crimes devoted by way of basic Tilney. With its wide comedy and irrepressible heroine, this can be the main younger and and confident of Jane Austen's works.

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