A book-length study of the novel (one of the few available) for SINGLE copy use NOT for multiple copying. Eleven chapters including: The Bennet Family, The Social Context, A World of Manners, Marriage, A Sense of Place, etc.. Also contains a Directed study Guide to the text. The critical analysis refers to the latest critical literature on the novel. Written for high school and undergraduate students and their teachers. This work is the product of five years teaching "Pride and Prejudice" and four months intensive research.