The Penguin English Library Edition of Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte 'The more solitary, the more friendless, the more unsustained I am, the more I will respect myself' Passionate, poetic and revolutionary, Jane Eyre is a novel of naked emotional power. Its story of a defiant, fiercely intelligent woman who refuses to accept her appointed place in society - and instead finds love on her own terms - has become famous as one of the greatest romances ever written, but it is also a brooding Gothic mystery, a profound depiction of character and a transformative work of the imagination. The Penguin English Library - 100 editions of the best fiction in English, from the eighteenth century and the very first novels to the beginning of the First World War.
My godmother lived in a handsome house in the clean and ancient town of Bretton. Her husband's family had been residents there for generations, and bore, indeed, the name of their birthplace Bretton of Bretton: whether by coincidence, or because some
Jane Eyre is an orphan who lives with her aunt, Mrs Reed, at Gateshead Hall. She is hated and scorned thereby her aunt continuously. In addition, Mrs Reed's children never miss the opportunity to beat and humiliate little Janewhen possible. Over time,
19. yüzyıl İngilteresi'nde, katı bir tutuculuğun hâkim olduğu Victoria döneminde geçen Jane Eyre, ilk feminist romanlardan biri kabul edilir. Yazarı Charlotte Brontë'nin öz yaşamından izler taşıyan roman, güçsüz ve kimsesiz bir kız
Henüz küçük bir çocukken öksüz kalan Jane Eyre, ona hayatı zindan eden kuzenleri ve yengesiyle birlikte yaşamak zorunda kalır. On yaşındayken oldukça katı kuralları olan bir yatılı okula gönderilir. Sekiz yılını bu okulda geçiren