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The Man Who Loved Jane Austen

By Sally Smith O’Rourke

The Man Who Loved Jane Austen

Started reading:
30th November 2010
Finished reading:
7th December 2010


Review & Quotes

Rating: Unrated

Another book that was loaned to me by my friend Kristin. This one was a very quick read. Sort of a cross bewteen a historical fiction and romance. New York artist Eliza Knight buys an antique dressing table and while cleaning it she finds letters that appear to be between Jane Austen and a real-life Mr. Darcy. She gets caught up in romantic notions whick lead her to Pemberly Farms home of Virginia horse breeder, Fitzwilliam Darcy. From there it is sort of “Outlander” like in that Darcy tells a tale of jumping over a rock wall into the 1800s and being cared for by Ms. Austen…