The earliest pieces probably date from 1786 or 1787, around the time that Jane, aged 11 or 12, and her older sister and collaborator Cassandra left school. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Oxford World's Classics Ser.: Teenage Writings by Jane Austen (2017, Trade Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! Click on the Google Preview image above to read some pages of this book! 'Jane Austen practising' Virginia Woolf Three notebooks of Jane Austen's early writings survive. The piece Sanditon Jane Austen Edited by Kathryn Sutherland Oxford World's Classics.