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preface to the Brontës

by Felicia Gordon

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Published by Longman in Harlow, England, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Brontë family.,
    • English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Women and literature -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography.,
    • Sisters -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Women authors, English -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-221) and indexes.

      StatementFelicia Gordon.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesPreface books
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4165 .G67 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 225 p. :
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6793868M
      ISBN 100582437636
      LC Control Number00061494

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Description. After Emily Brontë’s death inher sister Charlotte Brontë issued this edition of Wuthering Heights and Agnes Grey containing her Preface to the former novel.

Also included was a biographical notice of Emily and Anne. Its significance lies in the fact that this is the first official, public confirmation of the authors’ true gender.

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Anne Bront () - pseudonym Acton Bell. English writer, sister of Charlotte Bront and Emily Bront. Anne Bront is best-known of her Agnes Grey () and The Tenant of the Wildfell Hall (), which are generally considered more conservative works than her sisters. The close-knit Bronte family have inspired many studies, in which Charlotte, the.

The Brontes not only wrote some of history's greatest novels, but also made readers question firmly entrenched ideas about gender, religion and culture of the time.

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--From "Come Hither, Child" by Emily Brontë Though best known for their novels, Charlotte and Emily Brontë, and siblings Anne and Patrick Branwell, also wrote remarkable poetry.

The finest examples from each of the four appear here, and they present fascinating images of nature, character portraits,/5(7). Brontë definition: Anne, pen name Acton Bell.

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