Pride and Prejudice is a novel by Jane Austen that was first published in 1813. Read the full text of the novel and explore an in-depth character analysis of Elizabeth Bennet, the plot summary, and important quotes.


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Read a complete list of characters from Pride and Prejudice, and in-depth analyses of Elizabeth Bennet, Fitzwilliam Darcy, Jane Bennet & Charles Bingley, Mr. Bennet, Mrs. Bennet, Lydia Bennet, Charlotte Lucas, George Wickham, and Mr. Collins. 

Literary Devices

Here's where you'll find analysis of the literary devices in Pride and Prejudice, from the major themes to motifs, symbols, and more.

Further Study

Go further in your study of Pride and Prejudice with background information about Jane Austen, movie adaptations, links to resources on the web, and suggestions for furhter readings.