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TitlePride and Prejudice
AuthorJane Austen
ISBN0712610111
ImprintJane Austen Ltd
Rating
Sales rank4.5
LanguageEnglish
FormatHardcover
Pages350

Description

For over 150 years, Pride And Prejudice has remained one of the most popular novels in the English language Jane Austen herself called this brilliant work her own darling child Pride And Prejudice, the story of Mrs Bennet s attempts to marry off her five daughters is one of the best loved and most enduring classics in English literature Excitement fizzes through the Bennet household at Longbourn in Hertfordshire when young, eligible Mr Charles Bingley rents the fine house nearby He may have sisters, but he also has male friends, and one of these the haughty, and even wealthier, Mr Fitzwilliam Darcy irks the vivacious Elizabeth Bennet, the second of the Bennet girls She annoys him Which is how we know they must one day marry The romantic clash between the opinionated Elizabeth and Darcy is a splendid rendition of civilized sparring As the characters dance a delicate quadrille of flirtation and intrigue, Jane Austen s radiantly caustic wit and keen observation sparkle.

Reviews

Stephen

Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen

6.0 stars Confessionthis book gave me an earth shattering Janeaustegasm and I am feeling a bit spent and vulnerable at the moment, so please bear with me You see, I decided I wanted to get literated by reading the classicals in between my steady flow of science fiction, mystery and horror The quest... (Sign in to see more)


Rolls

Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen started off annoying me and ended up enchanting me Up until about page one hundred I found this book vexing, frivolous and down right tedious I now count myself as a convert to the Austen cult I must confess I have been known to express an antipathy for anything wr... (Sign in to see more)


Elizabeth

Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen

NOTE The review you are about to read was written in 2009 2009 That s almost 10 years ago I was 17 and thought I was the smartest person ever In all honesty I barely remember this book So, negative comments regarding my intelligence are no longer necessary They will be ignored As they have been f... (Sign in to see more)


MacK

Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen

Where my massive crush on Jane Austen began alone, on a hot day in Montana, cursing her name.I had to read it for AP English and I could not see the point Girls need to marry Girls can t get married Girls are sad Girls get married Girls are happy.I went to school to half heartedly discuss it and waf... (Sign in to see more)


Zoƫ

Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen

THIS BOOK IS MY JAM JANE AUSTEN IS MY JAM I LOVE EVERYTHING ABOUT HER AND THIS BOOK READ THIS BOOK THAT IS ALL.


Hailey (HaileyinBookland)

Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen

I finally did it And I loved it


Troy

Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen

I was forced to read this by my future wife.I was not, however, forced to give it 5 stars.


Hira

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Anne

Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen

Critics who consider Austen s works trivial because of their rigid, upper class setting, wealthy characters, domestic, mannered plots and happy endings are almost totally disconnected from reality, as far as I can tell What can they possibly expect an upper middle class English woman to write about ... (Sign in to see more)


Richard Derus

Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen

Well loathed books I ve re readRating 4 very annoyed, crow feathered stars out of fiveThe Book Report No Seriously If your first language isn t English, or if you re like nine years old, you might not know the story Note use of conditional My Review All right All right, dammit I re read the bloody t... (Sign in to see more)


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