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Jane Austen Note: Hidden Text Linked To Mansfield Park Novel

Posted at 7:49AM Thursday 22 May 2014

A handwritten note by Jane Austen "hidden" for 150 years on the back of a fragment of paper has been revealed.

Experts have linked the text on both the front and back to themes in the author's novel Mansfield Park.

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