Jane Eyre : an authoritative text, context, criticism / Charlotte Bronte ; edited by Richard J. Dunn

Author(s): Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855
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Subjects: Jane Eyre
Governesses--Fiction
Mentally ill women--Fiction
England--Fiction
Brontë, Charlotte, Jane Eyre
Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855. Jane Eyre
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 3rd ed
Published: New York : Norton, c2001
Series: A Norton critical edition
Norton critical edition
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: ix, 534 p. ; 22 cm
Additional Authors: Dunn, Richard J., 1938-
Notes: ISBN: 0393975428 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9780393975420 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 533-534)
Partial contents: The temptations of a motherless woman / Adrienne Rich -- A dialogue of self and soul : plain Jane's progress / Sandra M. Gilbert -- St. John's way and the wayward reader / Jerome Beaty -- Jane Eyre : "hazarding confidences" / Lisa Sternlieb -- The cinematic reconstitution of Jane Eyre / Jeffrey Sconce -- The pleasure of intertextuality : reading Jane Eyre television and film adaptations / Donna Marie Nudd
Summary: Reprints the 1848 third edition text of "Jane Eyre," the story of a plain and penniless orphan who acceptsa job as governess at Thornfield Hall and soon finds herself in love with her melancholy employer, Mr. Edward Rochester, a man with a terrible secret; and includes footnotes, materials on the author and the writing of the novel, and a selection of feminist criticism
OCLC Number: 50383035
ISBN/ISSN: 0393975428
9780393975420