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Elizabeth Bennet
  • Authored by: Harold Bloom, Editor
  • From the Series: Major Literary Characters
  • Trim Size: 6-1/8 x 9-1/4
  • ISBN-10: 0791076725
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-7910-7672-9
  • Status: In Stock
  • List Price: $40.00
  • Imprint: Chelsea House
  • Published: 09/01/2003
  • Dewey Number: 823
  • Reading Level: Grades 9 and up
  • Pages: 180

Summary

The heroine of Austen's Pride and Prejudice exhibits wit, independence, and intelligence. Austen considered her "as delightful a character as ever appeared in print."

Specifications

Character profile. Bibliography. Index.

About the Author(s)

Harold Bloom is Sterling Professor of the Humanities at Yale University. He is the author of 30 books, including Shelley's Mythmaking (1959), The Visionary Company (1961), Blake's Apocalypse (1963), Yeats (1970), A Map of Misreading (1975), Kabbalah and Criticism (1975), Agon: Toward a Theory of Revisionism (1982), The American Religion (1992), The Western Canon (1994), Omens of Millennium: The Gnosis of Angels, Dreams, and Resurrection (1996), and Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human (1998), a 1998 National Book Award finalist. The Anxiety of Influence (1973) sets forth Professor Bloom's provocative theory of the literary relationships between the great writers and their predecessors. His most recent books include How to Read and Why (2000), Genius: A Mosaic of One Hundred Exemplary Creative Minds (2002), Hamlet: Poem Unlimited (2003), Where Shall Wisdom Be Found? (2004), and Jesus and Yahweh: The Names Divine (2005). In 1999, Professor Bloom received the prestigious American Academy of Arts and Letters Gold Medal for Criticism. He has also received the International Prize of Catalonia, the Alfonso Reyes Prize of Mexico, and the Hans Christian Andersen Bicentennial Prize of Denmark.

Reviews and Awards

"...this work will be invaluable to students doing in-depth research on Austen and Pride and Prejudice. It will also be an important resource for teachers in preparing lessons on the novel."


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