Jane Eyre Author:Charlotte Bronte This is an old 50 cent Laural Edition of "one of the great love stories of all literature" - Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre! — Jane Eyre is a novel of compassionate love and violent emotions, important not only for its enduring popularity, but also for the position it maintains in English literature. Charlotte Bronte breaks with tradition of the da... more »y in introducing a new kind of heroine in the person of Jane Eyre, a shy, plain little girl of quiet determination, who matures into a woman of strength and intelligence.
The central focus of deepening characterization and poignant romance stems from her involvement with the handsome, sardonically proud aristocrat, Mr. Rochester. The web of mystery surrounding his past beings to engulf her also, as the moving story of tender love and violent passions unfolds - of his fate and of the self-sacrifice that makes it hers.« less