The Republic of Pemberley

____ Literary Companion ____

Last update February 7, 1999

"All this she must possess," added Darcy,
"and to all this she must yet add something more substantial, in the improvement of her mind by extensive reading."

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Allusions to Shakespeare
in the novels

"But Shakespeare one gets acquainted with without knowing how.
It is a part of an Englishman's constitution."
--Henry Crawford, Mansfield Park
*Sense & Sensibility
*Mansfield Park
*Northanger Abbey

Shakespeare Links


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Henry V Much Ado About Nothing Midsummer Night's Dream
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Historical & Geographical

The Brontës


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quill writing

Mystery stories

George Eliot

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