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The Brontes at Haworth : the world within

Author: Charlotte Brontë; Emily Brontë; Anne Brontë; Juliet Gardiner
Publisher: New York : Clarkson Potter, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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"The Brontes at Haworth is the story both of the real world of the Brontes at Haworth Parsonage, their home on the edge of the lonely Yorkshire moors, and of the imaginary worlds they spun for themselves in their novels and poetry. Wherever possible, their story is told using their own words - the letters they wrote to each other, Emily and Anne's secret diaries, and Emily's exchanges with the luminaries of literary  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brontes at Haworth.
New York : Clarkson Potter, ©1992
(OCoLC)645882235
Named Person: Brontë family; Charlotte Brontë; Emily Brontë; Anne Brontë; Brontë (Family); Brontë family.; Brontë (Familie)
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Brontë; Emily Brontë; Anne Brontë; Juliet Gardiner
ISBN: 0517592673 9780517592670
OCLC Number: 27383094
Description: 160 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 20 x 26 cm
Contents: The road to Haworth --
Tales of childhood --
A suitable situation --
The world without --
Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell --
Charlotte alone --
Family and friends --
In the footsteps of the Brontës.
Responsibility: selected and introduced by Juliet Gardiner.

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"The Brontes at Haworth is the story both of the real world of the Brontes at Haworth Parsonage, their home on the edge of the lonely Yorkshire moors, and of the imaginary worlds they spun for themselves in their novels and poetry. Wherever possible, their story is told using their own words - the letters they wrote to each other, Emily and Anne's secret diaries, and Emily's exchanges with the luminaries of literary England - or those of the people who were closest to them - their brother Branwell, their father the Reverend Patrick Bronte, and their novelist friend Mrs. Gaskell." "The Brontes sketched and painted their worlds too, in delicate ink washes and watercolors of family and friends, animals, and the English moors. These pictures illuminate the text, as do the tiny drawings the Bronte children made to illustrate their imaginary worlds. In addition, there are facsimiles of their letters and diaries, paintings by artists of the day, and pictures of period household items." "The Brontes at Haworth is a unique and privileged view of the real lives of these women, writers, and sisters - their own view - and is certain to be cherished by any admirer of this remarkable literary family."--[book jacket].

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