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Title: Pride and Prejudice Author: Jane Austen Setting: Some point during the Napoleonic Wars (1797-1815) Longbourn, in rural England Literary Period: Romantic Period (1789-1832) Main Characters: Elizabeth Bennet, Fitzwilliam Darcy, Jane Bennet, Charles Bingley, Mr. Bennet, Mrs. Bennet, George Wickham, Lydia Bennet, Mr. Collins, Miss Bingley, Lady Catherine de Bourgh, Mr. and Mrs. Gardiner, Charlotte Lucas, Georgiana Darcy, Mary Bennet, Catherine Bennet Plot Summary: The novel is about a semi rich family in London in the nineteenth century. Mrs. Bennet tries to get her daughters to marry so they don’t lose their money to Mr. Collins because none of the five girls has a husband and the family fortune cannot go to a woman. The daughters are not very corporative because they are looking for love not only marriage. The main character Elizabeth struggles to overcome her bad impression of Mr. Darcy and finally falls in love with him. Themes:
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