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Mr. Hurst's Ambition

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Mr. Hurst, an extremely minor character of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, has but one spoken line in the original novel, and it is generally agreed to be worthless by most readers.

But is anyone truly worthless? Certainly he has his own story. And here it is in novella form.

Raised by an unconventional governess, Mr. Hurst's childhood imp
Kindle Edition, 96 pages
Published September 23rd 2013
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Feb 12, 2014 Sophia rated it really liked it
I won this sweet little novella and just now had the chance to read it. I'm a huge fan of Jane Austen, her stories and the stories others write about Austen and her characters. I was eager for this one because for the first time someone tackled Mr. Hurst's point of view.

Mr. Hurst was almost a piece of the furniture in Pride & Prejudice and tends to be either treated the same or is entirely absent in most Austenesque writing. When he is addressed in stories it is generally with a less than po
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