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Jane Eyre

Charlotte Bronte was a nineteenth-century English author who was noted for her dramatic romance novels.  Her most famous novel,  Jane  Eyre (Jane Eyre: An Autobiography), was published in 1847.  This work concerns a governess who achieves some feminine independence and also finds lasting married love. 

LINCCWeb online catalog – Search Term

  • Jane Eyre  (Books – Exact Phrase – East Campus)

Call Numbers for Browsing the Shelves

  • PR4167 .J3 – PR4167 .J5
  • PZ3 .B790 J82

Circulating Books and Materials – A Selected List

  • Bloom, Harold  (Ed.).  Bloom’s Modern Critical Interpretations: Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre. 2007.

                       Call Number:  PR4167 .J33 C4 2007

  • Bloom, Harold  (Ed.).  Bloom’s Notes: Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre. 1996.

                       Call Number:  PR4167 .J5  B55 1996

  • Bronte, Charlotte. Jane Eyre. 1954.

                      Call Number:  PZ3 .B790  J82 1954

  • Karson, Jill (Ed.).  Readings on Jane Eyre. 2000.

                     Call Number:  PR4167 .J5  K377 2000

  • Teachman, Debra.  Understanding Jane Eyre. 2001.

                   Call Number:  PR4167 .J3  T43 2001

  • Young, Robert (Director).  Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre  (DVD).  1999.

                  Call Number:  PR4167 .J32 1999

Reference Materials

  • Critical Survey of Long Fiction. Call Number:  REF PN3321 .C75 2000

o Volume 1, pages 348-350

  •  Literature and Its Times.Call Number:  REF PN50 .L574 1997

o Volume 2, pages 181-187

  • Masterplots: Revised Second Edition.Call Number:  REF PN44 .M33 1996

o Volume 6, pages 3290-3294

  • Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism.Call Number:  REF PN761  .N5

o Volume 3, pages 43-80

o Volume 8, pages 51-93

o Volume 33, pages  103-112, 117-122, 131, 140-151

o Volume 58, pages 155-224

o Volume 105, pages 2-21, 45-46, 53, 64-75

  • Novels for Students.Call Number:  REF PN44  .N937

o Volume 4, pages 159-187

Research Databases

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  • Academic Search Complete
  • Literature Resources from Gale
  • OmniFile Full Text Mega
  • Virtual Reference Library

This Research Guide is designed to help users find information on a particular topic within the Valencia College East Campus Library.  This is by no means a comprehensive list of resources and other resources may be available on this topic.  Please check the LINCCWeb, Valencia East’s online catalog, to verify the availability of circulating books within the library.  Feel free to ask a librarian for help if you need further assistance.

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