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... Year Austen Literary history Political history 29 ... March – Mrs ... Leigh Perrot tried at Taunton and acquitted October – Edward Austen visits Steventon and takes Cassandra back to Godmersham with him via Chawton and London End of November–mid-Dece ... Austen decides to retire and move to Bath ? – Austen revises and completes Sir Charles Grandison Publication of Maria Edgeworth's novel Castle Rackrent Publication of Mary Robinson's (pictured) Lyrical ...
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