As well as the complete text in a clear modern typeface, each elegant volume includes engaging introductions by some of the world's most famous literary scholars, together with a full colour section introducing the author's characters, locations and times. The binding is luxury black imitation leather with rounded corners, elastic closure/bookmark, and a coloured disposable bellyband.There is an additional essay on Charlotte Bronte written by Jane Sellars who was the curator of the Bronte Parsonage Museum from 1989 to 1996. She has written several books on the Brontes and is an art historian, curator and writer. There is also an essay on Jane Eyre's "Geographical" setting written by Ann Dinsdale who is the Collections Manager at the Bronte Parsonage Museum. There is a Bronte Timeline, a map of Bronte country and a Bronte family tree.