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The Brontës : Charlotte Brontë and her family

Author: Rebecca Fraser; Ballantine Books (Firm),
Publisher: New York : Fawcett Columbine, 1990. ©1988
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First Ballantine Books editionView all editions and formats
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Using recently uncovered sources and a societal perspective, Fraser has created a unique portrait of the two sisters and their family. Writing from a contemporary perspective and drawing on previously unknown documents, Fraser makes us see Charlotte Bronte and her sisters as their contemporaries saw them, as passionately outspoken women who dared to claim for their sex an equal right to the passions and desires of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fraser, Rebecca.
Brontës.
New York : Fawcett Columbine, 1990, ©1988
(OCoLC)894776459
Named Person: Charlotte Brontë; Brontë family.; Charlotte Brontë; Brontë family.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Fraser; Ballantine Books (Firm),
ISBN: 0449904652 9780449904657
OCLC Number: 21015060
Notes: "Published by Ballantine Books"--Title page verso.
Description: xii, 543 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Rebecca Fraser.

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Using recently uncovered sources and a societal perspective, Fraser has created a unique portrait of the two sisters and their family. Writing from a contemporary perspective and drawing on previously unknown documents, Fraser makes us see Charlotte Bronte and her sisters as their contemporaries saw them, as passionately outspoken women who dared to claim for their sex an equal right to the passions and desires of men.

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