Novels, Society and History

1

How had Charles Dickens depicted the terrible effects of industrialisation on peoples lives and characters ? Explain with examples.

2

“Premchand’s novels are filled with all kinds of powerful characters from all levels of society.” Analyse the statement with examples.

3

Distinguish between the themes of ‘Pride and Prejudice’ and ‘Jane Eyre’ novels written by Jane Austen and Charlotte Bronte respectively.

4

"Colonial administrators found vernacular novels a valuable source of information on native life and customs." Prove the statement by giving three evidences.