Jane Eyre

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Random House Publishing Group, Sep 30, 2003 - Fiction - 528 pages
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In conjunction with the New York Public Library, Doubleday is proud to introduce a very special collector's series of literary masterpieces. Lavishly illustrated with rare archival material from the library's extensive resources, including the renowned Berg collection, these editions will bring the classics to life for a new generation of readers. In addition to original artwork, each volume contains a fascinating selection of unique materials such as handwritten diaries, letters, manuscripts, and notebooks. Simply put, this series presents the work of our most beloved authors in what may well be their most beautiful editions, perfect to own or to give. Published on the occasion of Doubleday's 100th birthday, the New York Public Library Collector's Editions are sure to become an essential part of the modern book lover's private library.



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Re read this book for a course I took at Oxford. Rereading this book is always a pleasure . Read full review

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Four stars I really liked this book. I think it started off a little slow, I didn't really care about her exploits at her school, or during her childhood for that matter. I really appreciate a ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
38
Section 3
59
Section 4
85
Section 5
113
Section 6
124
Section 7
219
Section 8
235
Section 15
348
Section 16
366
Section 17
378
Section 18
388
Section 19
396
Section 20
408
Section 21
422
Section 22
446

Section 9
258
Section 10
265
Section 11
276
Section 12
296
Section 13
309
Section 14
345
Section 23
494
Section 24
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Section 25
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Section 26
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Section 27
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About the author (2003)

Diane Johnson is the author of many books, including the bestselling novel Le Divorce, which was a 1997 National Book Award finalist, and Le Mariage.


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