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Jane Austen news has been slow of late, so here is a diversion for you: a quiz on Persuasion from Persuasions No. 15, the journal of the Jane Austen Society of North America. There is a link to the answers, but see how you do without them first. (Anyone who can tell who Miss Larolles is without looking gets a thousand points that don’t mean anything.)