New York (and various other places): The Jane Austen Society of North America, 1979-2004.
Softcover. 28 total issues. After Issue No. 1 of *Persuasion* the name was changed to *Persuasions*. Issues Nos. 1 - 19, and the two *Occasional Papers* are octavos (5½" x 8½"); issues Nos. 20-26 are larger octavos (6½" x 9½"). A little foxing on the topedges, very slight wear, pencil notes on two pages of No. 1, overall fine. Scholarly journal that began with brief letters by scholars and evolving into long and detailed scholarly articles. Shows the growth of the journal from Issue No. 1, at 32 pages; to Issue No. 26, at 256 pages. The first quarter century of the annual journal of the Society.