Contributor biographical information for Persuasion / Jane Austen ; with an introduction and notes by Susan Ostrov Weisser ; George Stade, consulting editorial director.

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Susan Ostrov Weisser is a professor of English at Adelphi University, where she specializes in nineteenth-century literature and women’s studies. Weisser also wrote the introduction to the Barnes & Noble Classics edition of Jane Eyre.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Motherless families -- Fiction.
Rejection (Psychology) -- Fiction.
Problem families -- Fiction.
Ship captains -- Fiction.
First loves -- Fiction.
Young women -- Fiction.
England -- Fiction.