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To the reader: this is a somewhat modified version of the review-essay which was published in the east- central intelligencer: the newsletter of the east-central/american society for eighteenth-century studies, ns 12 (sept 1998), 12-17. Jane austen (1775-1817) was an english author known primarily for her six major novels set among the british landed gentry at the end of the 18th century. Jane austen sights the vyne, near basingstoke a 16 c house with many alterations over the years, with collections of furniture, paintings and ornaments.