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Quotation by Jane Austen
I am looking over Self Control again, & my opinion is
confirmed of its being an excellently-meant, elegantly-written
Work, without anything of Nature or Probability in it.
Jane Austen (1775–1817), British novelist. Letter, October 11, 1813, to her sister, Cassandra. Jane Austen's Letters, Oxford University Press (1952).
About Self-Control; a Novel (1810), by Mary Brunton.
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