Stout, Janis P.
December 1982
Studies in the Novel;Winter82, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p316
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Presents a critical analysis of the limitations of language in the proposal scenes of Jane Austen's novels. Reticence of Austen in presenting love scenes in her novel 'Pride and Prejudice'; Suspension of dramatized presentation of events leading to the romantic climax in all her novels; Example of Edmund's proposal to Fanny in 'Mansfield Park.'


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