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Agnes Repplier on Jane Austen

1889–1931
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Agnes Repplier (1855–1950) was a prolific American writer who cultivated the art of the ‘familiar’ essay in the tradition of Hazlitt, Leigh Hunt and Lamb (see The Confident Years 1885–1915, Van Wyck Brooks, 1952, 22–23).