I can’t believe that it’s already December. Few more days to go before the holiday and the most awaited holiday in my country, Christmas! I’m excited for the holiday because I have a very reasonable excuse to spend money and buy more books for myself. But unlike the past month, the month of November is a good hauling month. Not only did I bought fewer books than those impulsive book hauls but I bought some books on my priority list!
So here is my November Book Haul!
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Publisher: Modern Library
Published: October 10, 2000 (First Published January 28, 1813)
“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.”
When Elizabeth Bennet first meets eligible bachelor Fitzwilliam Darcy, she thinks him arrogant and conceited, while he struggles to remain indifferent to her good looks and lively mind. When she later discovers that Darcy has involved himself in the troubled relationship between his friend Bingley and her beloved sister Jane, she is determined to dislike him more than ever. In the sparkling comedy of manners that follows, Jane Austen shows the folly of judging by first impressions and superbly evokes the friendships, gossip, and snobberies of provincial middle-class life.
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