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By James Edward Austen Leigh

Whilst James Edward Austen-Leigh's Memoir of his recognized aunt used to be released in 1870, faraway from pleasurable public interest approximately Jane Austen because the relations had meant, it easily raised a chain of latest questions, fairly approximately Jane Austen's unpublished paintings, which have been pointed out in basic terms in passing. Austen Leigh was once persuaded to factor a much-expanded moment variation in 1871. right here he incorporated for the 1st time the whole texts of Jane Austen's novel in letters, woman Susan, and the fragmentary novel The Watsons, in addition to a short precis of her final unfinished paintings, later often called Sanditon. even as he took the chance to revise the biographical sections of the Memoir in part to incorporate new details that had come to gentle because the first version, in order that all in the entire moment version has a value for Austen students relatively break away the 1st.

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