Anne Elliot is a young woman of perfect breeding and unwavering integrity. Austen wrote of her, “She is almost too good for me.” Persuasion is the story of Anne and Captain Wentworth and their long awaited union. The world of country gentry in Regency England serves as the setting while portraying the many aspects of proper society—its failings and humor.
Jane Austen’s many works, including Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Northanger Abbey, Sense and Sensibility, and Emma, have remained popular and important pieces of the English literature canon since their publication. Download and start listening now!