Story and History is a web site and blog dedicated to the exploration of how history and literature intertwine with a strong focus on the life, times, and literature of Jane Austen. Come here for character analysis, literary musings and exploration of how things were and how our understanding of the history shapes our understanding of the stories.
The Story and History Blog – The most important part of this site.
Basic Character Information Page – Basic Character Information posts summarize what Jane Austen has told us about various characters. This page provides a list of characters with links to their summaries.
Novel Pages – Information on Jane Austen’s novels and links to Story and History posts dedicated to them.
Austenian Calendar – Important dates in the Jane Austen world.
Gift Guide – Gift ideas for the Jane Austen or Regency England enthusiast.
Recent Blog Posts
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