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The Connell guide to Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre.

The Connell guide to Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre.
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ISBN 9781907776175 (paperback)
1907776176 (paperback)
Author Billington, Josie, 1961- author.
Title The Connell guide to Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre.
Publisher/Date London : Connell Guides, 2014.
Pagination etc. 143 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 18 cm.
Series Connell guides
Bibliography, etc. note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Note All you need to know about Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre is in this advanced guide to the text. Connell Guides are advanced guide books that offer sophisticated analysis and broad critical perspectives for higher-level GCSE and A Level English Literature students. Written by leading academics, Connell Guides are clear, concise and beautifully designed to help students understand, and enjoy, great works of literature. They are perfect for coursework, revision and exam preparation. Connell Guides are also great reads themselves scholarly, yet approachable and entertaining. An instant popular success when first published in 1847, Jane Eyre was everywhere praised for its riveting power. But, says Josie Billington, it is easy to forget just how shocking the novel was to its 19th century readers. One of the most romantic of stories, it also challenges at every turn the stereotypes on which it rests, not simply in having a plain, rebellious heroine and a hero who is neither young nor handsome nor chivalrous, but in the way it suggests sensual love can be a force for good and in its passionate commitment to depicting the struggle of an individual towards fulfillment.
Subject - Name Brontë, Charlotte, -- 1816-1855. -- Jane Eyre
Brontë, Charlotte, -- 1816-1855 -- Criticism and interpretation
Subject Criticism
Shelf Location HSC 823.9 BRON
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