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Emily Brontë : a biography.


Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1971.
ISBN 0198120184, 9780198120186

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PR 4173 .G4 Available Request
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Subjects Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography.
Authors, English.
Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848.
Brontë, Emily.
Écrivaines anglaises -- 19e siècle -- Biographies.
Écrivains anglais -- 19e siècle -- Biographies.
Description xviii, 290 pages, 10 plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1971.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 278-284).
Also issued online.
Summary An informed biography of the author, which includes a discussion of the metaphysical and thematic parallels between Gondal (the Brontë sisters' imaginary kingdom) and the author's novel Wuthering Heights, as well as the full texts of the author's significant French Essays.
Contents 'A darling child' -- Explorers -- The stuff of Gondal -- Erratic studies -- 'Unwilling to school' -- The stimulating sinner -- Law Hill -- The stern power -- 'The major' -- To school in Brussels -- The visionary -- 'The world without' -- 'The world within' -- Ellis Bell -- Wuthering Heights -- 'Lust of fame -- The 'hidden ghost' -- 'The final bound'.
Genre Biography.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)241681
(OCoLC)ocm00241681
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Gérin, Winifred.
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