A brief history of Jane Austen: A timeline for easy use

Jane Austen truly lived in interesting times — for her and the world around her. As you read Austen’s letters and Claire Tomalin’s Austen biography for the 2020 Jane Austen Summer Program, keep these years in mind.


For a closer look at Jane Austen’s lifetime, visit: https://www.janeausten.org/jane-austen-timeline.asp

To learn more about Georgian England, visit: https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/learn/story-of-england/georgians/