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NEW (Winter 2022): Review of 1899
biography by Marion Harland.
Folk legend Phil Ochs once described Bob Dylan's
album Highway 61 Revisited this way: "It's impossibly good ... How can a human mind do
That's how I feel about Charlotte Brontë's classic
novel Jane Eyre. It's page after page of wonderfully passionate, extraordinarily written prose. While not
a quick or easy read, it richly repays literature lovers for their investments of time and
As Shakespeare wrote (about something else, but it
could have been this book): "Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale her infinite variety."
I've set up this website to share some personal
observations on what makes Jane Eyre so delightful and unforgettable. In addition, I report on books and
films related to Jane Eyre, and I delve into other writings by Charlotte and her
Please stay tuned as I proceed with this labor of
love. Don't miss my reviews of Jane Eyre
movies (twelve so far, from 1934 to 2011).
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