Posted by kathleen (elder) on June 04, 1997 at 06:10:28:
In reply to Re: Emma = Caroline Bingley [P&P]? posted by THe Mysterious H.C. on June 04, 1997 at 00:51:23
] ] Finally, [in Emma] Austen gives heroine time to a young woman who is both rich and popular - and puts her into a situation deep enough to produce the author's most poignant work!
] "Most poignant work"? That's a matter of opinion!
I do consider Emma to be JA's best written novel, however.