Advertisements - a comprehensive index of hymns and hymnals

United Methodist Hymnal - iPad App

Calvin Theological Seminary - A community of faith. A center of learning. A life of ministry.

Jane Austen

Page loading...
Summary Quotes Influence


Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist whose works of romantic fiction, set among the landed gentry, earned her a place as one of the most widely read writers in English literature. Her realism and biting social commentary has gained her historical importance among scholars and critics. Austen lived her entire life as part of a close-knit family located on the lower fringes of the English landed gentry.

Related topics
December 16, 1775
Steventon, Hampshire, England
July 18, 1817
Winchester, Hampshire, England
Criticism (interpretation), England, Fiction, History, Literature
Importance is calculated using the length of this author's Wikipedia entry, as well as the number of works by and about this author.

Quotes by Jane Austen

Show all 36 quotes

Influence of Jane Austen

Works published by Jane Austen


Works published about Jane Austen


People influenced by Jane Austen

There is no information for this graph.