Sense and sensibility

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New York : Barnes & Noble Classics, 2004.
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xxvi, 325 pages ; 21 cm.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-325).
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APA Citation (style guide)

Austen, J., & Engel, L. (2004). Sense and sensibility. New York: Barnes & Noble Classics.

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Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 and Laura. Engel. 2004. Sense and Sensibility. New York: Barnes & Noble Classics.

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Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 and Laura. Engel, Sense and Sensibility. New York: Barnes & Noble Classics, 2004.

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Austen, Jane, and Laura Engel. Sense and Sensibility. New York: Barnes & Noble Classics, 2004. Print.

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