Elizabeth bennet is the protagonist in the 1813 novel pride and prejudice by jane austen she is often referred to as eliza or lizzy by her friends and family elizabeth is the second child in a family of five daughters though the circumstances of the time and environment push her to seek a marriage of convenience for. How despicably i have acted she cried i, who have prided myself on my discernment i, who have valued myself on my abilities who have often disdained the generous candour of my sister, and gratified my vanity in useless or blameable mistrust how humiliating is this discovery yet, how just a humiliation had i been.
Two years after her inaugural dust up with pirates (pirates of the caribbean: the curse of the black pearl), keira knightley starred as elizabeth bennet in joe wright's adaptation of pride 1 the familiar film history of this novel begins in 1940 with mgm's celebrated adaptation starring lawrence olivier and greer garson.
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Elizabeth garvie (elizabeth bennet) i have seen in the second season of the house of eliott as lady elizabeth montford (does she tend of have characters with the name elizabeth a she should be the bane and humiliation of jane and elizabeth's existence, and here she's just a minor embarrassment.