Emma

£9.99

Austen’s feistiest heroine in a gorgeous pocket sized hardback, illustrated by Hugh Thomson and with an afterword by Hugh Pinching.

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Now a major motion picture starring Anya Taylor-Joy from The Miniaturist, Miranda Hart and Bill Nighy.

Oft-copied but never bettered, Jane Austen’s Emma is a remarkable comedy of manners.

Part of the Macmillan Collector’s Library; a series of stunning, clothbound, pocket sized classics with gold foiled edges and ribbon markers. These beautiful books make perfect gifts or a treat for any book lover. This edition is illustrated by the celebrated Hugh Thomson and includes an afterword by David Pinching.

Austen follows the charming but insensitive Emma Woodhouse as she sets out on an ill-fated career of match-making in the little town of Highbury. Taking the pretty but dreary Harriet Smith as her subject, Emma creates misunderstandings and chaos as she tries to find Harriet a suitor, until she begins to realize it isn’t the lives of others she must try to transform.

Additional information

Weight 0.31 kg
Dimensions 15.6 × 10.5 × 3.1 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

590

Language

English

Edition

New Edit/Cover

Dewey

823.7 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K