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Pride and Prejudice
An adaptation of Jane Austen's novel
1 hour | English novel

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The gardens of England
Mr. and Mrs. Bennet have five daughters. Mrs. Bennet's only dream is for their daughters to marry rich men. They meet Mr. Bingley and Mr. Darcy at a ball. The two men get to know Jane and Elizabeth Bennet, but the couples will have to swallow their pride and overcome prejudices before they can confess their feelings.

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The gardens of England

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Mr. and Mrs. Bennet have five daughters. Mrs. Bennet's only dream is for their daughters to marry rich men. They meet Mr. Bingley and Mr. Darcy at a ball. The two men get to know Jane and Elizabeth Bennet, but the couples will have to swallow their pride and overcome prejudices before they can confess their feelings.

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The gardens of England

Brooke Edward Adveno, The gardens of England, Lithograph, 1821-1910. © Smithsonian Libraries.

R. Wilkinson, Map of British Isles, 1812. ©A Vision of Britain through Time

Illustration by Hugh Thomson

Hugh Thomson, Illustration to Jane Austen’s novel Pride and Prejudice, mechanical reproduction of old book illustration. 1894.

Counted Her Money

Forestier Amédée, Counted Her Money, wood engraving, 1890. ©University of Illinois Library

British Library digitised image from page 61 of "Pride and prejudice"

C.E. Brock, Digitised image from page 61 of Pride and prejudice, 1895. ©British Library.

Wauters Alphonse

Wauters Alphonse, digitised image from page 292 of Histoire des Environs de Bruxelles, 1852. ©British Library.

Hugh Thomson, When the party entered, 1894. ©Lilly Library, Indiana University.