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Written by KatherineA
(2/28/2003 3:40 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, MT: JA's acquaintance, penned by Linden
.... I am continuously struck about how sheltered (perhaps not the right word?), provincial and small the society in which JA appeared to live, was. It was not public knoweldge that she was a novelist, or anyone of note, or indeed even connected to anyone of note. In her situation, she really had very little opportunity of access to high society.
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