Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

By Charlotte Brontë

  • Release Date : 2010-12-09
  • Genre : Classics
  • FIle Size : 0.57 MB
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Description

Jane Eyre Jane Eyre is a famous and influential novel by English writer Charlotte Brontë. It was published in London, England in 1847. 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; 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 at Marsh's End (or Moor House) and Morton, where her cold clergyman-cousin St John Rivers proposes to her; and her reunion with and marriage to her beloved Rochester. Partly autobiographical, the novel abounds with social criticism. It is a novel considered ahead of its time. In spite of the dark, brooding elements, it has a strong sense of right and wrong, of morality at its core.

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