The 'Victober' Collection
October is a great month for personal challenges, and the perfect one for book lovers is #Victober - wherein you have to read as much Victorian literature as possible! To help you pick some of the best books of the 19th century (and tick off some books that have been on your reading list for years!) we've put together this Victober collection. The books are divided into sections based on some of the most important literary movements of the Victorian era.
- Jane Eyre (Vintage Classics Bronte Series) (English, Paperback) Charlotte Bronte
2016 CHARLOTTE BRONTE BICENTENARYWITH AN INTRODUCTION BY MAGGIE O'FARRELLAs an orphan, Jane's childhood is full of trouble, but her stubborn independence and sense of self help her to steer through the miseries inflicted by cruel relatives and a brutal school.$13.62
- Middlemarch (English, Paperback) George Eliot
This panoramic work--considered the finest novel in English by many critics--offers a complex look at English provincial life at a crucial historical moment, and, at the same time, dramatizes and explores some of the most potent myths of Victorian literature....$14.93
- Great Expectations (English, Leather / fine binding) Sara Singh, Charles Dickens
Follows the life of the orphan, Pip. In this title, we meet him as a tiny, terrified child in a village churchyard. Years later, through the help of a benefactor, Pip will travel to London, full of expectations to become a gentleman. But his life is already tangled in a mystery that surrounds a woman, a recluse, and an ambitious lawyer.$25.74