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The Resource Pride and prejudice, Jane Austen ; with an introduction by Alexander McCall Smith

Pride and prejudice, Jane Austen ; with an introduction by Alexander McCall Smith

Label
Pride and prejudice
Title
Pride and prejudice
Statement of responsibility
Jane Austen ; with an introduction by Alexander McCall Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Elizabeth Bennet is young, clever and attractive, but her mother is a nightmare and she and her four sisters are in dire need of financial security and escape. The arrival of affable Mr. Bingley and arrogant Mr. Darcy in the neighbourhood, both single and in possession of large fortunes, turns all their lives upside down in this witty drama of friendship, rivalry, enmity and love
Member of
Summary
Human foibles and early nineteenth-century manners are satirized in this romantic tale of English country family life as Elizabeth Bennet and her four sisters are encouraged to marry well in order to keep the Bennet estate in their family
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
013529
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1775-1817
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Austen, Jane
Dewey number
823.7
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
870
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Vintage classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Social classes
  • England
  • Manners and customs
  • Social classes
  • Young women
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
Pride and prejudice, Jane Austen ; with an introduction by Alexander McCall Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn879398052
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xiii, 443 pages
Isbn
9780099589334
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)879398052
Label
Pride and prejudice, Jane Austen ; with an introduction by Alexander McCall Smith
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn879398052
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xiii, 443 pages
Isbn
9780099589334
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)879398052

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