the book of jane

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It Is A Truth Universally Acknowledged That Jane Austen Pairs Well With Tea
Pinkies up, Janeites! We mark the bicentennial of Austen's death with a look at her relationship with a beloved cuppa.

In an essay on Jane Austen, Virginia Woolf observed, “Of all great writers she is the most difficult to catch in the act of greatness.”

To that double-edged and astute assessment, one can add, she is also the most difficult to catch in the act of tea-time.