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Pride and Prejudice captures the affections of class-conscious
eighteenth-century English families with matrimonial aims and rivalries.
This story of the Bennet family and the novel's two protagonists,
Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy, is told with a wit that author Jane
Austen feared might prove "rather too light and bright, and
The romantic clash between the opinionated
Elizabeth and her proud beau, Mr. Darcy, is a splendid performance of
civilized sparring. Austen's artistry is also apparent in the
delineation of the minor characters: the ill-matched Mr. and Mrs.
Bennet, Charles Bingley and his sisters, and particularly the fatuous
Mr. Collins, whose proposal to Elizabeth is one of the finest comic
passages in English literature.
Austen's radiant wit sparkles
as her characters dance a delicate quadrille of flirtation and
intrigue, making this book the most superb comedy of manners of Regency