skip to content
Shirley Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Shirley

Author: Charlotte Brontë; Herbert Rosengarten; Margaret Smith
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1979.
Series: Clarendon edition of the novels of the Brontës.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Set during the Napoleonic wars at a time of national economic struggles, Shirley is an unsentimental yet passionate depiction of conflict among classes, sexes, and generations. Struggling manufacturer Robert Moore considers marriage to the wealthy and independent Shirley Keeldar, yet his heart lies with his cousin Caroline. Shirley, meanwhile, is in love with Robert{u2019}s brother, an impoverished tutor. As  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855.
Shirley.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1979
(OCoLC)564800298
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Brontë; Herbert Rosengarten; Margaret Smith
ISBN: 0198125658 9780198125655
OCLC Number: 4642119
Awards: Winner of Margaret Smith was awarded the Rose Mary Crawshay Prize for her work on the Clarendon Bronte series.
Description: xli, 835 pages, [2] leaves of plates : illustrations, facsimiles ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Clarendon edition of the novels of the Brontës.
Responsibility: Charlotte Brontë ; edited by Herbert Rosengarten and Margaret Smith.

Abstract:

A scholarly edition of a novel by Charlotte Bronte. The edition presents an authoritative text, together with an introduction, commentary notes, and scholarly apparatus.  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/4642119> # Shirley
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "4642119" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/women_england> ; # Women--England
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/napoleonic_wars_1800_1815> ; # Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/napoleonic_wars_1800_1815_fiction> ; # Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815--Fiction
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1032683> ; # Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1213252> ; # England--Yorkshire.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Place/yorkshire_england> ; # Yorkshire (England)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/historical_fiction> ; # Historical fiction
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/fiction_in_english> ; # Fiction in English
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/textile_industry> ; # Textile industry
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/women_fiction_england> ; # Women--Fiction--England
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> ; # England.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/textile_industry_fiction> ; # Textile industry--Fiction
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1148828> ; # Textile industry
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Event/1800_1815> ; # 1800-1815
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176568> ; # Women
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/yorkshire_england_fiction> ; # Yorkshire (England)--Fiction
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.8/e18/> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Person/rosengarten_herbert> ; # Herbert Rosengarten
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/109193674> ; # Margaret Smith
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/71388025> ; # Charlotte Brontë
   schema:datePublished "1979" ;
   schema:description "Set during the Napoleonic wars at a time of national economic struggles, Shirley is an unsentimental yet passionate depiction of conflict among classes, sexes, and generations. Struggling manufacturer Robert Moore considers marriage to the wealthy and independent Shirley Keeldar, yet his heart lies with his cousin Caroline. Shirley, meanwhile, is in love with Robert{u2019}s brother, an impoverished tutor. As industrial unrest builds to a potentially fatal pitch, can the four be reconciled? -- Publisher's description."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/327396> ;
   schema:genre "Historical fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Series/clarendon_edition_of_the_novels_of_the_brontes> ; # Clarendon edition of the novels of the Brontës.
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/564800298> ;
   schema:name "Shirley"@en ;
   schema:productID "4642119" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/4642119#PublicationEvent/oxford_clarendon_press_new_york_oxford_university_press_1979> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Agent/clarendon_press> ; # Clarendon Press
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
   schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780198125655.pdf> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198125655> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/4642119> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Agent/clarendon_press> # Clarendon Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Clarendon Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Person/rosengarten_herbert> # Herbert Rosengarten
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Rosengarten" ;
   schema:givenName "Herbert" ;
   schema:name "Herbert Rosengarten" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Place/yorkshire_england> # Yorkshire (England)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Yorkshire (England)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Series/clarendon_edition_of_the_novels_of_the_brontes> # Clarendon edition of the novels of the Brontës.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/4642119> ; # Shirley
   schema:name "Clarendon edition of the novels of the Brontës." ;
   schema:name "Clarendon edition of the novels of the Brontës" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/fiction_in_english> # Fiction in English
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Fiction in English"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/historical_fiction> # Historical fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Historical fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/napoleonic_wars_1800_1815_fiction> # Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815--Fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815--Fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/textile_industry_fiction> # Textile industry--Fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Textile industry--Fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/women_fiction_england> # Women--Fiction--England
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women--Fiction--England"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/327396#Topic/yorkshire_england_fiction> # Yorkshire (England)--Fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Yorkshire (England)--Fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1032683> # Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1148828> # Textile industry
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Textile industry"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176568> # Women
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1213252> # England--Yorkshire.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "England--Yorkshire." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> # England.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "England." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109193674> # Margaret Smith
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1931" ;
   schema:familyName "Smith" ;
   schema:givenName "Margaret" ;
   schema:name "Margaret Smith" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/71388025> # Charlotte Brontë
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1816" ;
   schema:deathDate "1855" ;
   schema:familyName "Brontë" ;
   schema:givenName "Charlotte" ;
   schema:name "Charlotte Brontë" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198125655>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0198125658" ;
   schema:isbn "9780198125655" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.