What Is Pride and Prejudice about?

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Pride and Prejudice is about a character, Elizabeth Bennet, who is dealing with issues of manners, upbringing, morality, education and marriage in the society of the landed gentry of early 19th-century England. The story is set at the turn of the 19th century but it retains a fascination for modern readers. It is one of the most popular novels in English literature.
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Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
The news that a wealthy young gentleman named Charles Bingley has rented the manor of Netherfield Park causes a great stir in the nearby village of Longbourn, especially in the Bennet household. The Bennets have five unmarried daughters—from... More »
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