Northanger Abbey And Angels And Dragons

December 5, 2010|
Northanger Abbey And Angels And Dragons by Jane Austen
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NORTHANGER ABBEY AND ANGELS AND DRAGONS

Dragons in the skies of Regency England

Gothic horrors collide with high satire in this elegant, hilarious, witty, insane, and unexpectedly romantic supernatural parody of Jane Austen's classic novel.

Young and naive Catherine Morland is constantly surrounded by angels only she alone can see. Leaving her country home for the first time, to embark on a grand adventure that begins in fashionable Bath, our romantic heroine must not only decrypt the mystery of the Udolpho Code but win her true love Henry Tilney.

Meanwhile she is beset by all the Gothic horrors known to Impressionable Young Ladies -- odious demons, Regency balls, elusive ghosts, pleasure excursions, temperature-changing nephilim, secret clues, ogre suitors, and a terrifying ancient Dragon who has very likely hidden a secret treasure hoard somewhere in the depths of Northanger Abbey.

Gentle Reader -- this Delightful Illustrated Edition includes Scholarly Footnotes and Appendices.

Jane Austen's life is striking for the contrast between the great works she wrote in secret and the outward appearance of being quite dull and ordinary. Austen was born in the small English town of Steventon in Hampshire, and educated at home by her clergyman father. She was deeply devoted to her family. For a short time, the Austens l...
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Title:Northanger Abbey And Angels And DragonsFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:346 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.77 inShipping dimensions:346 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.77 inPublished:December 5, 2010Publisher:Norilana BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1607620588

ISBN - 13:9781607620587

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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