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by William Phillips, GCR Deputy Coordinator

Today's Quote

I do think you had better omit Lady Helena's postscript;—to those who are acquainted with P. & P it will seem an Imitation.

August 17th portion of Letter to Anna Austen, August 10, 17-18, 1814 [Austen continues her advice to niece Anna on the manuscript of a novel.]

Anna, a favorite niece of both the Misses Austen, would soon marry into a family with important connections to the earlier life of both sisters. What was to become Anna's married name?