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Jane Austen’s Northanger Abbey: a review

October 29, 2010

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What use is a novel that refuses to discuss metaphysics? What on earth is it good for if it does not examine the Soul? Or Death? Or explains, as Douglas Adams has it, Life, The Universe and Everything? These are the themes I want in the novels that I read. I want the big questions […]