Français : Illustration pour l'édition d'"Emma" de Jane Austen chez Macmillan. Tome 1, chapitre 2. Au mariage de Miss Taylord et Mr Weston, les petits enfants de Mr Perry, l'apothicaire, auraient été vus mangeant une tranche du gâteau de mariage, mais Mr Woodhouse n'a jamais voulu le croire.English: Illustration for'"Emma" by Jane Austen: " There was a strange rumour in Highbury of all the little Perrys being seen with a slice of Mrs. Weston's wedding-cake in their hands: but Mr. Woodhouse would never believe it." (ch.2)
Jane Austen (1775—1817), the world renowned English author, completed just six works during her time and yet manages to command a legion of fans around the world. Her timeless stories have been turned into a plethora of movies, television shows, and modern adaptations in addition to being translated into multiple languages to cross cultural boundaries. Today she remains as popular as ever and is revered as much as any literary figure in the history of the English language.