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Jane Austen
Jane Austen was an English novelist whose works of romantic fiction, set among the landed gentry, earned her a place as one of the most widely read writers in English literature. Her realism, biting irony and social commentary as well as her acclaimed plots have gained her historical importance among scholars and critics. Wikipedia
December 16, 1775, Steventon, Hampshire, England
July 18, 1817, Winchester, Hampshire, England

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