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Anna [Austen/Lefroy] liked it better than P. & P.—but not so well as S.& S.—could not bear Fanny.—Delighted with Mrs. Norris, the scene at Portsmouth, & all the humourous parts.—
In a somewhat unusual response, we learn that niece Anna liked Mansfield Park better than Pride and Prejudice. Interesting since in her letter of August 17, 1814, Austen suggested that Anna omit one part of her own story because, . . .?