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Shirley

Author: Charlotte Brontë
Publisher: Edinburgh : John Grant, 1924.
Series: Novels of the sisters Brontë.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Thornton editionView all editions and formats
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The novel is set in Yorkshire in the period 1811-12, during the industrial depression resulting from the Napoleonic Wars and the War of 1812. The novel is set against a backdrop of the Luddite uprisings in the Yorkshire textile industry.
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Genre/Form: Social problem fiction
Novels
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855.
Shirley.
Edinburgh, J. Grant, 1924
(OCoLC)557777486
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Brontë
OCLC Number: 716136
Notes: "Thornton edition."
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations, plates ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Novels of the sisters Brontë.
Responsibility: by Charlotte Brontë.

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The novel is set in Yorkshire in the period 1811-12, during the industrial depression resulting from the Napoleonic Wars and the War of 1812. The novel is set against a backdrop of the Luddite uprisings in the Yorkshire textile industry.

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