Oxford Bookworms Library: Persuasion Level 4: 1400-Word Vocabulary
Third Edition Jane Austen
At nineteen Anne Elliot refuses an offer of marriage from Frederick Wentworth, persuaded to do so by Lady Russell, a friend of her dead mother. Wentworth is a sailor, with no money and an uncertain future, says Lady Russell - just a nobody, certainly not worthy of a baronet's daughter. Eight years later Wentworth returns, a rich and successful captain, looking for a wife. Anne is still unmarried, but Captain Wentworth clearly prefers the company of the two Musgrove girls . .
- ISBN: 978-0-19-479181-6
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- Pages: 112
- Binding: Paperback
- Dimensions: 198x129 inches
Average Page Count (Main Text):72
Average Word Count: 16,000
Lexile Measures: 380L-1070L
Approx. Reading Level: Grades 3-10
Part of... Oxford Bookworms Library
- Word count 19,370
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