Charlotte Bronti'A: The Imagination in History by Heather Glen | 9780198187615 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Charlotte Bronti'A: The Imagination in History

Charlotte Bronti'A: The Imagination in History

by Heather Glen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198187610

ISBN-13: 9780198187615

Pub. Date: 01/23/2003

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This stimulating study considers how Charlotte Brontë's writings engage with a whole range of issues in their time. Through a series of new readings of ostensibly well-known texts, Heather Glen reveals a Charlotte Brontë more alert to her historical moment and far more aesthetically sophisticated than she has usually been taken to be.

Overview

This stimulating study considers how Charlotte Brontë's writings engage with a whole range of issues in their time. Through a series of new readings of ostensibly well-known texts, Heather Glen reveals a Charlotte Brontë more alert to her historical moment and far more aesthetically sophisticated than she has usually been taken to be.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198187615
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/23/2003
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.30(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. The mighty phantasm
2. The Professor
3. The shape of Jane Eyre
4. Jane Eyre and history (1)
5. Jane Eyre and history (2)
6. Shirley
7. Villette and history (1)
8. Villette and history (2)
Epilogue
Bibliography

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