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9 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Bingley's Teas returns to Jane Austen Festival with new tea blends

Bingley's Teas featured prominently once again at the Jane Austen Festival last weekend, selling their products in their distinctive tent as well as being part of the afternoon tea menu.

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13 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

Chapterhouse Theatre Company heads back to the North East with two shows

The man, in his 40s, got into difficulty after jumping into the water at the Fish Quay in North Shields at around 5.30pm on Saturday Cheryl's new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini is reported to have spent thousands on roses for their second wedding bash in London There are two dates for your diary for August - Belsay Hall on August 8 and ... (more)

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Bronte Blog

How wrong could Charlotte Bronte have been?

The Sydney Morning Herald reviews The Golden Fleece by Muriel Spark: There are several essays on each of her biographical subjects, Mary Shelley, Emily BrontA« and John Masefield.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

The reign of Jane

Penny Ashton is still feeling the heat from the Jane fever that swept the literary world last year on the 200th anniversary of the publication of Pride and Prejudice.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Zap2it.com

'Masterpiece': 'Breathless,' 'Wolf Hall' with Damian Lewis join 'Downton Abbey' in 2014-15

PBS' "Masterpiece" is going to be a lot more than just "Downton Abbey" and "Sherlock" in 2014-15.

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Edmonton Journal

Jane Austen fans cordially invited to Regency ball

To watch her jump on the bed or wrestle with her sister, Abigail Fraser is the picture of happy, active, slightly misbehaved three-year-old girl.

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Trend Hunter Magazine

Romantic Winter Lookbooks - The Wildfox Couture Fall 2014 Collection...

If you are a fan of Jane Austen's 'Sense & Sensibility,' then make sure you check out the whimsically romantic Wildfox Couture Fall 2014 collection and its exceptionally dreamy lookbook.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The London Free Press

Literature and libations

JANE AUSTEN: Born in 1775 in rural Hampshire, England to a lively literate household, Jane had only a few years of formal schooling but was a precocious writer; at age 14, she completed a novel, Love and Friendship, a rather sophisticated satire of popular romantic fiction.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

WLKY-TV Louisville

Organizers attempt Guinness World Record at Jane Austen Festival.

HOMETOWN INITIATIVE. WAS A GUINNESS BOOK WORLD RECORD SET TODAY AT HISTORIC LOCUST GROVE? ORGANIZERS WERE GOING FOR THE MOST PEOPLE EVER TO SHOW UP IN REGENCY ATTIRE AT THIS WEEKEND'S JANE AUSTEN FESTIVAL.

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Mequon

Acacia Theatre Presents "Jane Austen's Persuasion" at Concordia University

This sparkling new adaptation of Jane Austen's last novel, "Persuasion," is a classic story of enduring love.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Popsugar.com

10 Love Lessons From Classic Romance Novels That You Should Ignore

Jane Austen is a godlike figure in the world of romance, and rightly so. Her works, such as the famed Pride and Prejudice , have remained relevant to women for more than 200 years.

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NorthJersey.com

TV best bets: Friday, July 18

The Englishman befriends the Saudi Arabians during their battle with Turks, and the result made history.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Examiner.com

10 questions with historical fiction author: Liz Trenow

Liz Trenow is the author of "The Last Telegram", "The Forgotten Seamstress", and "The Poppy Factory" .

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Daily Echo

Rare Jane Austen first editions sold for A 50,000

A RARE first edition of Jane Austen 's novel Pride and Prejudice in three volumes has sold today for A 25,000 at auction.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Review: 'Pride and Prejudice' retains Jane Austen biting humor

There was a time not so long ago in jolly old England when women couldn't inherit money or property or anything else.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Daily Mail

Jane Austen fans dress up for Pride and Prejudice ball at Chatsworth House

Just what happened on flight UA201 before its emergency landing on a tiny remote Pacific atoll? United faces claims that there was a strange 'smell' BEFORE take off and the cockpit 'filled with smoke' Mother shot dead her two children as they slept and then killed herself as real estate exec father raced home to try and stop her, autopsy report ... (more)

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Detroit News

Grapevine: Conscious re-coupling for Paltrow and Martin?

Oscar-winner Gwynneth Paltrow and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin made headlines in March when they announced they were separating in what they called a 'conscious uncoupling.'

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People

FBI Artist Helps Create First Waxwork Likeness of Jane Austen

Will the real Jane Austen please stand up? The Jane Austen Centre unveiled a waxwork likeness of the Pride and Prejudice author in Bath, England, on Wednesday, the closest "anyone has come to the real Jane Austen for 200 years," a spokesperson for the Centre says.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Mequon

Acacia Theatre Presents "Jane Austen's Persuasion" at Concordia University

This sparkling new adaptation of Jane Austen's last novel, "Persuasion," is a classic story of enduring love.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Boston.com

Ever Wonder What Jane Austen Looked Like? Apparently, So Do Forensic Artists

Remember when Van Gogh's severed ear was recreated by a German artist and a couple of Boston-based professors? Well now, forensic artist Melissa Dring is trying to recreate a replica of an entire person: Jane Austen.

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