Extra copies of the Persuasions issues listed below are available for purchase while supplies last.
Once the inventory for an issue has been depleted, a digital version of the out-of-print issue is posted on this website. Many university and public libraries also have Persuasions in their collections or can obtain back issues through inter-library loan.
Members: to replace a damaged or missing copy of the current issue at no charge, email JASNA Publications Secretary Deborah Barnum at PubSecretary@jasna.org or call 802-343-2294.
(Use the links below to view the contents of each issue.)
No. 7 (1985): Northanger Abbey
No. 8 (1986): The Watsons
Occasional Papers No. 2 (1986): Fanny Knight
(Occasional Papers are booklets that focus on a special topic of interest to Jane Austen readers.)
No. 14 (1992): The Letters, Focusing on Travel and the Sea
No. 16 (1994): Jane Austen and the 3 Rs: Rebellion, Revolution and the Regency
No. 17 (1995): Revisiting Mansfield Park
No. 18 (1996): Jane Austen and Her Men
No. 19 (1997): Sanditon: The New Direction?
No. 20 (1998): Northanger Abbey: The Gothic and More
No. 21 (1999): Emma: Austen at Her Peak
No. 22 (2000): Pride and Prejudice: Past, Present, and Future
No. 23 (2001): Pleasures, Pursuits, and Passions: Entertainment and Jane Austen
No. 24 (2002): Jane Austen’s World: Artistic, Domestic, Political, Social
No. 25 (2003): Homecoming: The Importance of Home and Family in Jane Austen’s Life and Works
No. 26 (2004): Anne Elliot in the City: Interior and Exterior Worlds
No. 27 (2005): Jane Austen's Letters in Fact and Fiction
No. 28 (2006): Fresh Perspectives on Mansfield Park
No. 29 (2007): Discovering Emma in Vancouver
No. 30 (2008): Jane Austen’s Legacy: Life, Love, & Laughter
No. 31 (2009): Jane Austen's Brothers & Sisters in the City of Brotherly Love
No. 33 (2011): 200 Years of Sense and Sensibility
No. 34 (2012): Sex, Money and Power in Jane Austen’s Fiction
No. 35 (2013): Pride and Prejudice . . . Timeless
No. 36 (2014): Mansfield Park in Montréal: Contexts, Conventions and Controversies
No. 37 (2015): Living in Jane Austen’s World
No. 38 (2016): Emma at 200: "No One but Herself"
Back issues: $12 USD, plus shipping
Current issue: $30 USD, plus shipping
Shipping: For orders shipped within the US, add $4.50 for one title and $0.50 for each additional title.
For orders shipped to Canada and other locations outside the US, please email or call for a shipping quote.
How to Order
Jane Austen Books sells the surplus inventory of Persuasions for JASNA. There are 3 ways to order.
Email or call Jane Austen Books at firstname.lastname@example.org / 440-655-6000
or contact JASNA Publications Secretary Deb Barnum at PubSecretary@jasna.org / 802-343-2294.