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Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

  

by Charlotte Brontë

Analysis: Allusions

When authors refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.

Literature and Philosophy

Mythological References

Biblical References

There are a LOT of Biblical references in Jane Eyre; here are some of the most important.

General:


Specific Stories and People:

Specific Verses:

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