Sunday, June 26, 2016

Love & Friendship

Love & Friendship: In Which Jane Austen's Lady Susan Vernon Is Entirely VindicatedLove & Friendship: In Which Jane Austen's Lady Susan Vernon Is Entirely Vindicated by Whit Stillman
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

"Yet I must confess that there's a certain pleasure in making a person, pre-determined to dislike, instead acknowledge one's superiority..."

For my review of Whit Stillman's re-imagining of Lady Susan, please head over to Austenprose.

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2 comments:

  1. How ever did I miss this?!
    Luckily dh is a librarian and bringing it home tonight!
    Thanks for the great review.

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    1. I hope you enjoy it -- I was a bit surprised at how well Stillman twisted the story to his narrator's purposes. And then I had a chance to re-read Lady Susan too!

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