Tales of the Islanders

Tales of the Islanders

by Charlotte Bronte
     
 

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When Charlotte’s brother Branwell was given a set of 12 toy soldiers, an entire new imaginary world opened before them. The Twelves, or Young Men, became a constant source of inspiration for the Brontë children, spawning tales of swashbuckling adventure, darkest intrigue, doomed romance, and malevolent spirits. The four volumes of tales collected

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When Charlotte’s brother Branwell was given a set of 12 toy soldiers, an entire new imaginary world opened before them. The Twelves, or Young Men, became a constant source of inspiration for the Brontë children, spawning tales of swashbuckling adventure, darkest intrigue, doomed romance, and malevolent spirits. The four volumes of tales collected here make delightful reading, while offering a unique insight into Brontë family life and Charlotte’s development as a writer.

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ISBN-13:
9781843912019
Publisher:
Hesperus Press
Publication date:
04/01/2011
Series:
Hesperus Classics
Pages:
92
Product dimensions:
4.60(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.60(d)

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