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The life of Charlotte Brontë

Author: Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell; Elisabeth Jay
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1997. ©1997
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the 1857 version of Victorian novelist Elizabeth Gaskell's biography of her fellow author Charlotte Brontë, and includes a critical introduction, and notes on subsequent variations.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Charlotte Brontë; Charlotte Brontë; Charlotte Brontë; Charlotte Brontë; Brontë, Charlotte <1816-1855>.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell; Elisabeth Jay
ISBN: 0140434933 9780140434934
OCLC Number: 38933923
Language Note: Text in English.
Notes: Originally published: London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1857.
Description: xli, 494 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Gaskell ; edited with introduction and notes by Elisabeth Jay.
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