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Jane Austen faked her own marriage twice

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Author: AFPTue, 2017-03-21ID: 1490175649209713700
LONDON: British author Jane Austen, known the world over for her insightful take on 19th century society, created fake marriage documents with two separate men, archives have revealed.
In her novels, Austen wove tales of heroines navigating the patriarchal customs of the time to find stability and social status through advantageous marriages.
But the author herself never wed.Main category: OffbeatTags: Jane AustenMarriagefakeEnglish literatureEngland

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