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"It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife."

According to MLA guidelines, determine which sentences correctly cite this quote within the text of an essay. Assume that the essay includes a Works Cited Page. Select three that apply.

A. Austen begins her famous novel Pride and Prejudice by saying, "It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife" (1).
B. "It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife" (Austen, 1813).
C. "It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife" (Austen 1).
D. Austen proclaims that, "It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife" (1).
E. "It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife" (Pride and Prejudice, 1).

Im not too sure since MLA has multiple different set ups

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  1. https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/mla_style/mla_formatting_and_style_guide/mla_in_text_citations_the_basics.html

    Scroll down in the list at the left, and study the sections called ~
    ~ MLA Works Cited Page: Basic Format
    and
    ~ MLA Works Cited Page: Books

    It'll be easier for you if you cross out the ones you find that are clearly wrong. Then let me know which ones you think are correct.

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