Saturday, May 13, 2006

Saturday, May 13, 2006 12:19 am by M.   No comments
The Echo Library has published recently an edition of Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre with the following details:

ANNOTATION On cover: "...this classic story shows how a young woman can overcome adversity and find true happiness. After her uncle dies, young Jane Eyre is terribly mistreated by her aunt and cousins. She is quickly sent away to a girls' school, where life is not much better. But Jane loves books and learning, and she becomes the first in her class. She goes on to teach, then takes a position with Mr. Rochester, working as a governess. At his mansion, life changes dramatically."
FROM THE PUBLISHER
ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED
BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP
A young governess falls in love with her employer in this classic coming-of-age tale set in 19th-century England.
EACH ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES:
• A concise introduction that gives readers important background information
• A chronology of the author's life and work
• A timeline of significant events that provides the book's historical context
• An outline of key themes and plot points to help readers form their own interpretations
• Detailed explanatory notes
• Critical analysis, including contemporary and modern perspectives on the work
• Discussion questions to promote lively classroom and book group interaction
• A list of recommended related books and films to broaden the reader's experience
Enriched Classics offer readers affordable editions of great works of literature enhanced by helpful notes and insightful commentary. The scholarship provided in Enriched Classics enables readers to appreciate, understand, and enjoy the world's finest books to their full potential.
SERIES EDITED BY CYNTHIA BRANTLEY JOHNSON


These are other Brontë-related Echo Library publications that we have posted before.

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