The cause of Jane Austen’s mysterious death at age 41 has been much pondered over the years. Was it a hormonal disorder? Cancer? Complications from drinking unpasteurized milk?
"A Possible Clue in Jane Austen’s Glasses. Did Arsenic Kill Her?" is from the March 09, 2017 Arts section of The New York Times. It was written by Christopher D. Shea and Jennifer Schuessler and narrated by Mike DelGaudio.