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‘Jane Austen at Home’ by Lucy Worsley follows trail of nearly homeless author
August 02, 2017 4:00 AM
“Jane Austen at Home: A Biography” by Lucy Worsley; St. Martin’s Press (386 pages, $29.99)
Here in the 21st century, where Jane Austen inspires films, spinoff books and even a zombie adaptation, it’s hard to register that she saw little success in her time…
Ayr has added another string to its bow after it was revealed that one of the town’s most prized possessions – a violin owned by Robert Burns’ dance teacher – is included on a list of fascinating objects being celebrated for their role in shaping Scotland’s history.