Français : Illustration pour l'édition d'"Emma" de Jane Austen chez Macmillan. Tome 1, chapitre 7. Emma, persuadée que Mr Elton est amoureux de Harriet, l'imagine en train de faire admirer son portrait par sa mère et ses sœurs.English: Illustration for "Emma" by Jane Austen : (ch.7) "At this moment, perhaps, Mr. Elton is showing your picture to his mother and sisters, telling how much more beautiful is the original, and after being asked for it five or six times, allowing them to hear your name, your own dear name."
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.