十九世紀的批評大師卡萊爾將珍．奧斯汀拿來與莎士比亞相提並論！二十世紀的小說大家毛姆將珍．奧斯汀譽為「世界十大小說家」！ 珍．奧斯汀的《傲慢與偏見》出稿於兩百年前完成，直到十七年後才以匿名By a Lady發表面世，從此風靡世人，並改拍成無數電影與電視劇，可以說是最經典的愛情故事。
A tour de force of wit and sparkling dialogue, Pride and Prejudice shows how the headstrong Elizabeth Bennet and the aristocratic Mr Darcy must have their pride humbled and their prejudices dissolved before they can acknowledge their love for each other. Jane Austen's best-loved novel is an unforgettable story about the inaccuracy of first impressions, the power of reason, and above all the strange dynamics of human relationships and emotions.
Gorgeously illustrated by the celebrated Hugh Thomson, this Macmillan Collector's Library edition also includes an afterword by author and critic Henry Hitchings.
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