Jane Austen and Lyme Regis.
Jane Austen visited Lyme with her parents and sister in 1803. She used the pretty little town in her book Persuasion written 12 years later. Maggie Lane describes the history of Austen's visit to Lyme and includes a town trail with map, and a description of sites you can visit today that were part of the Lyme Regis that Jane Austen knew. Jane Austen Society, Chawton. 55 pgs, Paper. 2003. USED. $6.00