Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

CliffsNotes on Bronte's Jane Eyre

by Mary Ellen Snodgrass, Karin Jacobson

Format: Paperback
ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780764585890
ISBN-10: 0764585894
Pages: 128
Publication Date: 06/05/2000
Carton Quantity: 40


The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format.

Question Victorian — and present-day — society as you study Charlotte Bronte's popular novel with CliffsNotes on Jane Eyre. What is women's position in society? What is the relationship of dreams and fantasy to reality? What is the basis of an effective marriage? Bronte tackles all these questions and more through the story of her heroine Jane Eyre.

CliffsNotes provides detailed plot summaries, critical commentaries, and a helpful character map to help you uncover all the insight this novel has to offer. Make your study of this timeless novel a success with CliffsNotes on Jane Eyre. Other features that help you study include

  • Character analyses of major players
  • Critical essays
  • A review section that tests your knowledge
  • Background on the author, including career highlights

Classic literature or modern modern-day treasure — you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

Mary Ellen Snodgrass

MARY ELLEN SNODGRASS is an award-winning author of textbooks and general reference works, and a former columnist for the Charlotte Observer. A member of Phi Beta Kappa, she graduated magna cum laude from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Appalachian State University, and holds degrees in English, Latin, psychology, and the education of gifted children. Read More


Karin Jacobson

KARIN JACOBSON received her Ph.D. in English from Ohio State University and is currently an Assistant Professor of English and Composition at the University of Minnesota-Duluth. Read More


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