By Jane Austen, C.E. Brock
This detailed version of Sense and Sensibility comprises the well-known illustrations by way of Charles Edmond Brock, created in 1898. Brock and his brothers have been all winning illustrators of the day and infrequently posed for every different utilizing costumes, props and furnishings of their Cambridge studio. Brock's more youthful brother, Henry, additionally illustrated Austen's books and joined him in illustrating different Austen releases for this set of 1898 editions.
Sense and Sensibility, first released in 1811, was once Austen's first released novel. the tale revolves round the Misses Dashwood, Elinor and Marianne, left in decreased conditions after their father's demise. Their new house is a cottage on a far off relative's estate, the place they adventure either romance and heartbreak.
Marianne meets the rushing John Willoughby who courts her with poetry and plant life. in the meantime, staid, sober neighbor Colonel Brandon additionally falls in love with Marianne, yet she makes her choice for his rival transparent. Elinor is in love with the diffident Edward Ferrars, a tender guy of excellent breeding and excessive ethical status. Their sentiments are relatively suitable yet his bold sister Fanny has different plans for him and works to split those kindred souls.
As real love reveals its option to persevering over all hindrances, the impetuous sister profits adulthood and stability and the wary sister has her emotional awakening.