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Emily Brontë : a biography.

Author: Winifred Gérin
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1971.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
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Gérin, Winifred.
Emily Brontë.
Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1971
(OCoLC)565429003
Named Person: Emily Brontë; Emily Brontë; Emily Brontë
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Winifred Gérin
ISBN: 0198120184 9780198120186
OCLC Number: 241681
Description: xviii, 290 pages, 10 plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
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'.

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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.

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