Standard Name: Austen, James
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|Family and Intimate relationships||Jane Austen||
The eldest of JA 's brothers, James , was ten years her senior. He followed his father into a church career (having edited a literary periodical with his brother Henry during his student days). After...
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Some have attributed to JA an essay in her brother James 's undergraduate periodical The Loiterer which is signed Sophia Sentiment; but the arguments are not persuasive, for its satire on sentimental girls is...
25 June 1798
A new tax on the upper classes came into effect, levying two guineas for the privilege of running a coach or carriage with armorial bearings (that is, a coat of arms) painted on it.