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Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen

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                     Pride And Prejudice

                   A Novel in Three Volumes

          by the Author of ``Sense and Sensibility''

                         Jane Austen

                            1813


VOLUME I

CHAPTER I (1)

IT is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in
possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.

However little known the feelings or views of such a man may be
on his first entering a neighbourhood, this truth is so well
fixed in the minds of the surrounding families, that he is
considered as the rightful property of some one or other of
their daughters.

``My dear Mr. Bennet,'' said his lady to him one day, ``have
you heard that Netherfield Park is let at last?''

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