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Shirley

Author: Charlotte Brontë
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1997 Modern Library edView all editions and formats
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Robert Moore is a harsh mill-owner who pushes his workers so far that one of them tries to kill him. While dealing with the attempt on his life, Robert is also confronted with two very different women. One of whom is Caroline Helstone, a shy girl virtually imprisoned in her uncle's rectory and in love with Robert. The other is Shirley, a wealthy, outgoing woman who reject's Robert's self-seeking offer of marriage.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855.
Shirley.
New York : Modern Library, 1997
(OCoLC)643910454
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Brontë
ISBN: 0679602755 9780679602750
OCLC Number: 36470334
Description: vii, 656 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Charlotte Brontë.
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Robert Moore is a harsh mill-owner who pushes his workers so far that one of them tries to kill him. While dealing with the attempt on his life, Robert is also confronted with two very different women. One of whom is Caroline Helstone, a shy girl virtually imprisoned in her uncle's rectory and in love with Robert. The other is Shirley, a wealthy, outgoing woman who reject's Robert's self-seeking offer of marriage.

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