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Villette

Author: Charlotte Brontë; Helen M Cooper
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 2004.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : 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: Electronic books
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Love stories
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855.
Villette.
London ; New York : Penguin Books, 2004
(DLC) 2004275825
(OCoLC)56440320
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Brontë; Helen M Cooper
ISBN: 9780141907338 0141907339
OCLC Number: 688605032
Description: 1 online resource (liv, 611 pages).
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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