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"But have you ever TRIED reincarnation?" Now in handy novel form.

Advantages: Public domain ebook, free on kindle, Funny and easily-startled rich Victorians
Disadvantages: Castaneda-style properganda not fiction, Very slow, Very boring

Intro to Victorian horror / Algernon Blackwood Algernon Blackwood is a famous Victorian horror writer, a contemporary of Edgar Allen Poe and Lovecraft. "Julius Levallon" is sometimes claimed to be his finest work. He wrote it at the height of his care ...

dragonhelmuk 30.12.2013 · Read full review
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Wuthering Heights Vs Jane Eyre: Round 1!

Advantages: Brillantly written, interesting story, thought-provoking.
Disadvantages: It's not Wuthering Heights!

...It’s an understatement to say that Charlotte Bronte was bossy and immediate in her ways. I see Jane Eyre very much like a biography of her life at times, and absolutely fascinating to think that maybe, Charlotte wrote it from real experiences. I k ...

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Among the best Victorian Novels ever!

Advantages: A wonderful, leisurely flow, great character development, amazing phrases
Disadvantages: Focus firmly centered on Jane only

During all the years that I've been studying literature, I must have studied this book countless times, both in French and in English for academic purposes. But this is a book that I also adore on a more personal level, and this goes to the extent that I ...

diamond_sparkles 22.03.2010 · Read full review
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Jane Eyre

Advantages: Excellently written
Disadvantages: None

As a bildungsroman, Jane Eyre follows the journey of its heroine's development from youth to intellectual maturity. As the novel progresses the theme of religion is one that takes a strong hold on Jane herself. In order to analyse the question, one must d ...

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A classic for all

Advantages: Fantastic story, great characters
Disadvantages: none

I was first introduced to this book when I took AS Level English as a mature student. I was about 21 at the time and loved the book from the moment I started to read. ~The Author~ Charlotte Bronte was born in Thornton, Yorkshire on 21st April 1816, ...

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