Charlotte Bronti'A: The Imagination in History

Charlotte Bronti'A: The Imagination in History

by Heather Glen
     
 

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.See more details below

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:
9780199272556
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/28/2004
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.70(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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