Emma (Penguin Classics)
The fruits of Jane Austen's genius, a gleaming comedy of affection and marriage
Beautiful, smart, rich—and single—Emma Woodhouse is completely content material together with her existence and sees no use for both love or marriage. not anything, despite the fact that, delights her greater than interfering within the romantic lives of others. but if she ignores the warnings of her pal Mr. Knightley and makes an attempt to rearrange an appropriate fit for her protegee Harriet Smith, her conscientiously laid plans quickly get to the bottom of and feature outcomes that she by no means anticipated. With its imperfect yet fascinating heroine and its witty and refined exploration of relationships, Emma is usually visible as Jane Austen's such a lot ideal work.
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