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Brontës their lives recorded by their contemporaries by E. M. Delafield

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Published by L. and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press in London .
Written in English


  • Brontë family.,
  • Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855.

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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled with an introduction by E. M. Delafield [pseud.]
SeriesBiographies through the eyes of contemporaries, [v. 2]
LC ClassificationsPR4168 .D4
The Physical Object
Pagination274 p.
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6324126M
LC Control Number35016611

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The Reverend Patrick Brontë was an Irish Anglican clergyman and writer who spent most of his adult life in England, and was the father of the writers Charlotte, Emily and Anne Brontë, and of Branwell Brontë, his only son. Patrick outlived all six of his children and, by /5. Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *. Jan 01,  · Juliet Barker's The Brontës, published in , is a humungo pages, followed by pages of notes. It is frequently, so it seems, referred to as the "definitive" Brontë biography, which is why I asked my friend The Blond Knitter to buy it for me when I won her blog contest/5. The Life of Charlotte Brontë by Elizabeth Gaskell has been removed, as it is not a "Novel written by Charlotte, Emily, and Anne Brontë" (not to mention the fact that it is not a novel). And as poems are not novels either, Best Poems of the Brontë Sisters has been removed also, as it does not match the title/description of this list.

On the other hand, the book by Daphne du Maurier (), The Infernal World of Branwell Brontë, contains numerous references to his addiction to alcohol and laudanum. He was an intelligent boy with many talents and interested in many subjects, especially literature. Charlotte Brontë (/ ˈ b r ɒ n t i /, commonly /-t eɪ /; 21 April – 31 March ) was an English novelist and poet, the eldest of the three Brontë sisters who survived into adulthood and whose novels became classics of English literature.. She enlisted in school at Roe Head in January , aged 14 years. She left the year after to teach her sisters, Emily and Anne, at home Born: 21 April , Thornton, England. Aug 27,  · Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre met immediate success when it was first published in and remains a much-loved classic. Considered by the public to be rough and strange when it was originally published, Emily Bronte's only novel Wuthering Heights has become one the most popular of all English novels/5. Thunder: A play of the Brontës [Richard Crane] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. ® Best Sellers Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month Kindle eBooks Cited by: 1.

Jun 28,  · The Brontës Made Tiny Books As Children. And they are as creative as they are adorable. songs — even maps! — the fragile books were compiled in and , making them about years. Nov 11,  · The most significant book published to mark Charlotte’s th birthday was Claire Harman’s Life, the first serious new biography since Lyndall Gordon’s  Charlotte Brontë: A Passionate Life  in and Juliet Barker’s  The Brontës  from the same year (biographies seem to come in generational bursts). Feb 28,  · Brontes A to Z by Lisa Olson Paddock, Carl E. Rollyson | Editorial Reviews. Hardcover $ Ship This Item — Temporarily Out of Stock Online. Buy Online, Pick up in Store is currently unavailable, but this item may be available for in-store purchase. Publish your book Author: Lisa Olson Paddock. Feb 26,  · The book focuses far more on Patrick, Branwell and Charlotte (poor Anne is a tad sketchy too!) but I suspect it is because we just have more concrete evidence about their lives and it was no less enjoyable for this fact, as they were all interesting and engaging subjects. If you're interested in their lives, their writing, Yorkshire and early /5(66).