The beautiful new Vintage Classics Brontë Series cover for Jane Eyre. I recently bought a copy of this to replace my two-volume 1970s version, and it's beautiful.

The beautiful new Vintage Classics Brontë Series cover for Jane Eyre. I recently bought a copy of this to replace my two-volume 1970s version, and it's beautiful.

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..Do you think I am an automaton? - a machine without feelings? and can bear to have my morsel of bread snatched from my lips, and my drop of living water dashed from my cup? Do you think, because I am poor, obscure, plain, and little, I am soulless and heartless? You think wrong! - I have as much soul as you, - and full as much <3! And if God had gifted me with some beauty and much wealth, I should have made it as hard for you to leave me, as it is now for me to leave you. I.. Ch. 23, Jane…

..Do you think I am an automaton? - a machine without feelings? and can bear to have my morsel of bread snatched from my lips, and my drop of living water dashed from my cup? Do you think, because I am poor, obscure, plain, and little, I am soulless and heartless? You think wrong! - I have as much soul as you, - and full as much <3! And if God had gifted me with some beauty and much wealth, I should have made it as hard for you to leave me, as it is now for me to leave you. I.. Ch. 23, Jane…

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““I pronounced judgment to this effect:— That a greater fool than Jane Eyre had never breathed the breath of life; that a more fantastic idiot had never surfeited herself on sweet lies, and swallowed...

““I pronounced judgment to this effect:— That a greater fool than Jane Eyre had never breathed the breath of life; that a more fantastic idiot had never surfeited herself on sweet lies, and swallowed...

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Before you, there was no salvation. I was headed for destruction and I did not care.

Before you, there was no salvation. I was headed for destruction and I did not care.

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Charlotte Bronte and Jane Eyre - Social Conscience and Feminism in Victorian Literature
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