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Mansfield Park

Mansfield Park

Mansfield Park is the third published novel by Jane Austen, first published in 1814 by Thomas Egerton. A second edition was published in 1816 by John Murray, still within Austen's lifetime. The novel did not receive any public reviews until 1821.


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„Let other pens dwell on guilt and misery.“

—  Jane Austen, book Mansfield Park

Mansfield Park (1814)
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„Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings.“

—  Jane Austen, book Mansfield Park

Dinner was soon followed by tea and coffee, a ten miles' drive home allowed no waste of hours; and from the time of their sitting down to table, it was a quick succession of busy nothings till the carriage came to the door, and Mrs. Norris, having fidgeted about, and obtained a few pheasants' eggs and a cream cheese from the housekeeper, and made abundance of civil speeches to Mrs. Rushworth, was ready to lead the way.
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Source: Said by Fanny Price in a 1999 adaptation of Mansfield Park. Actual quote:

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