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Jane EyreSKU: 9781853260209 Supplier: Wordsworth Editions Ltd
Author: By (author) Charlotte Bronte , Series edited by Dr. Keith Carabine , Introduction and notes by Dr. Sally Minogue
Format: Paperback | 448 pages
Dimensions: 129 x 198 x 23mm | 278g
Publication date: 01 Aug 1997
Introduction and Notes by Dr Sally Minogue, Canterbury Christ Church University College.
Jane Eyre ranks as one of the greatest and most perennially popular works of English fiction. Although the poor but plucky heroine is outwardly of plain appearance, she possesses an indomitable spirit, a sharp wit and great courage.
She is forced to battle against the exigencies of a cruel guardian, a harsh employer and a rigid social order. All of which circumscribe her life and position when she becomes governess to the daughter of the mysterious, sardonic and attractive Mr Rochester.
However, there is great kindness and warmth in this epic love story, which is set against the magnificent backdrop of the Yorkshire moors. Ultimately the grand passion of Jane and Rochester is called upon to survive cruel revelation, loss and reunion, only to be confronted with tragedy.