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This informative booklet tells the story of Jane Austen, her connection with and how she came to be buried here at Winchester Cathedral.
Re-released in 2017 to mark the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death the booklet is written by Professor Michael Wheeler, chairman of Gladstone’s Library, Visiting Professor of English Literature at the University of Southampton and former Lay Canon of Winchester Cathedral.
It is A5 size and 16 pages with colour photography throughout.