Jayne Eyre

Jayne Eyre

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by Charlotte Bronte
     
 

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Jane Eyre is a first-person narrative of the title character. The novel goes through five distinct stages: Jane's childhood at Gateshead, where she is emotionally and physically abused by her aunt and cousins; her education at Lowood School, where she acquires friends and role models but also suffers privations and oppression; her time as the governess of Thornfield

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Jane Eyre is a first-person narrative of the title character. The novel goes through five distinct stages: Jane's childhood at Gateshead, where she is emotionally and physically abused by her aunt and cousins; her education at Lowood School, where she acquires friends and role models but also suffers privations and oppression; her time as the governess of Thornfield Hall, where she falls in love with her Byronic employer, Edward Rochester; her time with the Rivers family during which her earnest but cold clergyman-cousin St John Rivers proposes to her; and the finale with her reunion with and marriage to her beloved Rochester

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013243095
Publisher:
Todd Stolulonis
Publication date:
10/05/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
400
Sales rank:
1,169,917
File size:
894 KB

Meet the Author

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
April 21, 1816
Date of Death:
March 31, 1855
Place of Birth:
Thornton, Yorkshire, England
Place of Death:
Haworth, West Yorkshire, England
Education:
Clergy Daughters' School at Cowan Bridge in Lancashire; Miss Wooler's School at Roe Head

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Jayne Eyre 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Absolutely loved reading Jayne Eyre, its an all time favourite and a book I was unable to put down till I reached the end. An excellent novel by C.Bronte.
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