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Cartoonists give us new views of Christmas in Austen’s England.

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Jane Austen Embroidery is full of fun projects based on embroidery patterns from Austen’s England.

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A link to Yale Books blog post entitled “A Jane Austen Christmas”

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Inquiring readers, I first read Pride and Prejudice when I was fourteen years old. The novel was a Christmas gift from my parents. One of the first Christmas songs this Dutch girl learned in English was “The Twelve Days of Christmas,” a song that was popularized in an arrangement by Frederic Austin in 1909. We […]

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“I wish you a cheerful and at times even a Merry Christmas.” — Jane Austen While Christmas festivities were not as commercial as they were during Queen Victoria’s and our time, families in Jane Austen’s era celebrated the holiday with much merriment, many gatherings and parties, and some gift giving. Houses were decorated with evergreens […]

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