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Villette

Author: Charlotte Brontë; Helen M Cooper
Publisher: London, England ; New York, New York : Penguin Books, 2004. ©2004
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With neither friends nor family, Lucy Snowe sets sail from England to find employment in a girls' boarding school in the small town of Villette. There she struggles to retain her self-possession in the face of unruly pupils, an initially suspicious headmaster, and her own complex feelings, first for the school's English doctor and then for the dictatorial professor, Paul Emmanuel. Charlotte Brontë's last and most  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Brontë; Helen M Cooper
ISBN: 0140434798 9780140434798
OCLC Number: 56440320
Description: liv, 611 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Charlotte Brontë ; edited with an introduction and notes by Helen M. Cooper.
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With neither friends nor family, Lucy Snowe sets sail from England to find employment in a girls' boarding school in the small town of Villette. There, she struggles to retain her self-possession in  Read more...

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I am only just returned to a sense of real wonder about me, for I have been reading Villette... (George Eliot)"

 
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