When they spent half their lives sick and suffering, how did they have time to write masterpieces? In this review of John Ross' Orwell's Cough: Diagnosing the Medical Maladies and Last Gasps of the Great Writer, I aim to find out.
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Pride and Prejudice is Austen's most famous novel. Reread it and you may find that, like Elizabeth, you never knew yourself.