Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Letters 1-10 dated January 9th, 1796 to October 28th, 1798 Abstract
* Jane Austen writes to her sister, Cassandra, and recounts the previous night's ball, including information about Jane's love, Tom Lefroy, their brother Charles, and Cassandra's fiancé, Tom Fowle.
* In her next letter, Jane thanks Cassandra for the letters she has received from her sister and Mary and...
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