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Quote Quiz
Quotes selected and edited and quizzes created
by William Phillips, GCR Deputy Coordinator

Today's Quote

It was a narrow winding path through a thick grove of old Scotch firs; and Catherine, struck by its gloomy aspect, and eager to enter it, could not, even by the general's disapprobation, be kept from stepping forward.

Northanger Abbey

Austen uses Catherine's March arrival at Northanger Abbey to emphasize the novel's sources in . . .

Epistolary fiction
Romantic fiction
Gothic fiction
Mystery fiction