This novel written by Jane Austen details how marriages were mainly an economic agreement in the 18th century. This is especially important when we examineNorthanger Abbey's social system and social commentary on 18th century life.
This is the cover page of Jane Austen'sNorthanger Abbey.The 18th century novel was originally published in 1818 and did not feature Austen's name. It only noted that it was from the same author ofPride and Prejudice.
Jane Austen'sEmma is an account of the adventures of a young woman who is very confident in herself. Emma's adventures include many romantic interactions, however, due to her own overconfidence, they are somewhat misadventerous.