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I stay within, all this day.—Eliza is walking out by herelf. She has plenty of business on her hands just now—for the day of the Party is settled, & drawing near;--above 80 people are invited for next Tuesday Evening & there is to be some very good Music, 5 professionals, 3 of them Glee singers, besides Amateurs

Letter to Cassandra, April 18-20, 1811

The performance of music by one or more of the central characters figures in most of the Austen novels. In which of Austen's novels do some of the characters engage in a "glee?"

Sense and Sensibility
Pride and Prejudice
Mansfield Park
Northanger Abbey