Jane on the Ten Pound Note


2017 Ten Pound Note featuring Jane Austen

2017 Ten Pound Note featuring Jane Austen



From our colleagues Linda Dennery and Meg Levin of JASNA’s New York Region, an update on a story that’s been percolating for several weeks. Apparently, we’ll need to wait a few years before we all acquire Jane Austen 10-pound notes:





Also from our New York Region, on the same topic:


Why that Jane Austen quotation on the new £10 note is a major blunder

Duplicated many million times on the new £10 banknote will be a line in praise of reading – it’s a shame it was uttered by an Austen character who had no genuine interest in reading at all:  www.guardian.co.uk/business/shortcuts/2013/jul/25/jane-austen-quotation-10-note


Jane Austen Bank Note Earns Huzzahs and Nitpicking



Austen on Money





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