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Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre


by Charlotte Brontë

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  1. Jane is often considered an anti-heroine.  What would a typical heroine be like?  How is Jane an atypical heroine?  Consider how she is described and how she acts throughout the novel to develop an essay that explains why Jane could be an anti-heroine.


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