The Life of Charlotte Brontë

The Life of Charlotte Brontë

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by Elizabeth Gaskell
     
 

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Intertwining fact and story, The Life of Charlotte Brontë takes the reader by one hand and Charlotte Brontë by the other to run rampant through the making of one of the greatest authoresses of all time. Follow Charlotte from her birthplace of Thornton as she sets off for school and later returns to teach her sisters, and come to know the “characteristicSee more details below

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Intertwining fact and story, The Life of Charlotte Brontë takes the reader by one hand and Charlotte Brontë by the other to run rampant through the making of one of the greatest authoresses of all time. Follow Charlotte from her birthplace of Thornton as she sets off for school and later returns to teach her sisters, and come to know the “characteristic kindness of the Brontës.” This unsentimental biography, written by friend and sometimes critic Elizabeth Gaskell, helped launch Charlotte Brontë’s fame and takes you on a journey to see the making of the author of Jane Eyre.

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ISBN-13:
9780192828095
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
07/18/1996
Series:
World's Classics Series
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
4.56(w) x 7.31(h) x 0.98(d)

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