Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen - Chiltern Classics Edition
'It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.'
And so begins one of the greatest novels in the English language.
This is a Chiltern Classics edition of Pride and Prejudice. That means it's gorgeous! Chiltern Publishing was formed in 2018 with a vision to create the most beautiful classics. Austen's original books (particularly Pride and Prejudice) from the 1800's were their inspiration. All Chiltern books are a pleasure to behold and to handle with wonderfully detailed covers, sparkling gilt edges, creamy pages and stitched binding. Hardback, but dainty - not too heavy, so good for reading in bed! They make beautiful additions to your bookshelves and gorgeous gifts. Don't miss the matching journals.
Don't know the story of P&P? Well, here's a plot summary, but really you have to read it - it's all in the writing...
The arrival of two rich bachelors stirs Mrs Bennet to hope that wedding bells will soon be in the air. Jane, the eldest of Mrs Bennet’s daughters, forms an early attachment to Mr Bingley, but her spirited sister Elizabeth takes against the arrogant Mr Darcy. Events conspire to keep Jane and Mr Bingley apart, while Darcy’s pride and Lizzy’s prejudice hamper the course of true love.
Author: Jane Austen
Format: Hardback; Page Count: 450
Publisher: Chiltern Publishing; Publication Date: 27/09/2018