La abadía de Northanger has ratings and reviews. Will said: This is my very first romance novel, and I have to say that I’m not that entert. Northanger Abbey has ratings and reviews. Zoë said: Will I ever give a Jane Austen book less than 5 stars? Doesn’t look like it. This is. La Abadia de Northanger/Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen at – ISBN – ISBN – Debolsillo –

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Just like his sister, Isabella Thorpe, Northangger is an arrogant and boastful young man. It is concerned with young people and their feelings; how they mature, and how their marriage prospects improve as a consequence.

Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. The heroine also has the advantage of being gormless. I’ll be completing the BBC book list challenge thing, so I’ll be reading at least 3 more Austen novels.

He means to say that in dancing, the roles are reversed. Of course, there are still some muddles to sort out, including an illicit romance and an overbearing parent. Vidal has joined us he has been requested many times, but unfortunately no one has been before us that actually considered him to be their favorite writer.

Catherine discovers that her over-active imagination has led her astray, as nothing is strange or distressing in the apartments.

Northanger Abbey

A year-old girl who lacks in life experience, but always determined to see the best in people. This is a story about Catherine who is a very plain and dull girl. But true love has a rocky road to travel, when it isn’t. The gin hit my stomach like a mariachi band.


If the heroine of one novel be not patronized by the heroine of another, from whom can she expect protection and regard? Want to Read saving…. Anything further to add Miss Bronte.

He’s an intellectual who enjoys reading trashy books, he is not easily deceived but can forgive people if they had good intentions, he knows how to be polite and how to make Catherine feel good and worthy Although our productions have afforded more extensive and unaffected pleasure than those of any other literary corporation in the world, no species of composition has been so much decried.

Eleanora and Henry are very surprised and do not believe in the notice. Here is the start of this episode, “she was struck by the appearance of a high, old-fashioned black cabinet, which, though in a situation conspicuous enough, had never caught her notice before. Thai Weber marked it as to-read Mar 17, Another criticism I have which sadly concerns most of Austen’s work is that she writes flat characters. It was about Catherine’s love for this guy, and then another guy, and then she kept complaining about her slut friend, then her gothic novel obsession, and finally view spoiler [ her wedding in the end.

I’d been wanting to read another Jane Austen novel since I read Pride and Prejudice and Emma although I did not finish the latter and this one seemed like one I’d really enjoy.

It’s a classic coming-of-age story — although a parody of Gothic literature too! Catherine’s older brother who spends his time studying at Oxford University in the beginning of the novel, [9] but makes a surprise visit to the city of Bath to see his sister and parents. However, flat characters and un-enthralling plots are still going to bore the reader.


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Not her best work. But it was still a fun read. One of the highlights of the novel is where Henry Tilney teases Catherine about the “horrid” contents of such novels. She does not do that here.

Lists with This Book. This It was with some trepidation that I started this. View all 7 comments. Essentially, General Tilney is so concerned with his family’s name and fortune, that he tries to control who his children can and cannot marry, especially with regard to Baadia love for Catherine.

John Thorpe can literally choke.

Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

If you think about it, the whole novel could function just dd well even without that gothic episode. Indeed, that whole business one of the weaker moments. She is soon introduced to a clever young gentleman, Henry Tilneywith whom she dances and converses.

Nerves fit for sliding panels and tapestry? As you were saying. She gladly accepts of course, and her imagination immediately goes into overdrive.