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Wuthering Heights

Author: Emily Brontë; Pauline Nestor
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 2003.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The passionate attachment between a headstrong young girl and a foundling boy brought up by her father causes disaster for them and many others, even in the next generation.
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Emily Brontë; Pauline Nestor
ISBN: 0141439556 9780141439556 9780141040356 0141040351
OCLC Number: 51106948
Awards: Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 21 2003
Short-listed for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Description: liv, 353 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: List of Illustrations --
About Longman Cultural Editions --
About This Edition --
Introduction --
Table of Dates: The Life of Emily Bronte --
The Chronology of Wuthering Heights --
Wuthering Heights --
Volume 1 --
Volume 2 --
Contexts --
Biographical --
Biographical Sketch --
Emily Bronte in Elizabeth Gaskell's The Life of Charlotte Bronte (1857) --
Writings --
from "Diary Papers" (1834-1845) --
"The Cat" (translation) (1842) --
Charlotte Bronte's Selection of Poems by Ellis Bell (1850) --
Charlotte Bronte on Ellis Bell --
from "Biographical Notice of Ellis and Acton Bell" (1850) --
from "Editor's Preface" (1850) --
Historical, Social, and Legal --
Heathcliff and the Unsettled Classes --
Nomads of City and Country --
Henry Mayhew, from London Labour and the London Poor (1861) --
Self-Made Men and Luddites --
Samuel Smiles, from Self-Help (1859) --
Women's Rights and Roles --
Ellis Bell and Sarah Stickney Ellis --
Sarah Stickney Ellis, from The Women of England, Their Social Duties and Domestic Habits (1839) --
Harriet Martineau, from "On Female Education" (1823) --
Wills, Women, and Property --
Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon, from A Brief Summary, in Plain Language, of the Most Important Laws Concerning Women (1854) --
A Tale of Two Houses: Interiors and Servants --
Interiors --
John Ruskin, from "The Nature of Gothic," The Stones of Venice (1851-1853) --
Domestic Servants --
Isabella Beeton, from The Book of Household Management (1861) --
Regional and Popular --
Where Are the Brontes From? --
Ireland, Heathcliff, and the Brontes --
William Wright, from The Brontes in Ireland (1893) --
Yorkshire: Regionalism, Dialect, and Ballads --
Regionalism --
Elizabeth Gaskell, from The Life of Charlotte Bronte (1857) --
Dialect --
Richard Blakeborough, from Wit, Character, Folklore and Customs of the North Riding of Yorkshire (1898) --
Ballads --
Anonymous, "The Ghaist's Warning" (1812) --
Pilgrims to Haworth --
Matthew Arnold, from "Haworth Churchyard, April 1855" (1877) --
Claude Meeker, from "Haworth; Home of the Brontes" (1895) --
Virginia Woolf, from "Haworth, November 1904" (1904) --
Shifting Literary Honors and the Beaten Track --
Critical and Artful --
Reviews of Wuthering Heights, 1848-1851 --
from Douglas Jerrold's Weekly Newspaper (January 1848) --
from Atlas (January 1848) --
G. W. P[eck], from "Wuthering Heights," The American Review (June 1848) --
[E. P. Whipple], from "Novels of the Season," North American Review (October 1848) --
[George Henry Lewes], from The Leader (December 1850) --
[Sydney Dobell], from Eclectic Review (February 1851) --
Early Criticism --
Algernon Charles Swinburne, from "Emily Bronte" (1883) --
Angus M. MacKay, from The Brontes: Fact and Fiction (1897) --
Mary A. Ward [Mrs. Humphry Ward], from "Introduction," Wuthering Heights, Haworth Edition (1900) --
May Sinclair, from The Three Brontes (1912) --
Virginia Woolf, from "Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights" (1916) --
Sites and Resources on the Brontes --
Exhibits --
Selected Web sites --
Adaptations and Translations --
Performances --
Film/Television Adaptations --
Some Translations --
Some Sequels, Pendants, and Biographical Fiction --
Further Reading --
General Resources and Biographical Studies --
Popular Reception and Travels to Bronte Country --
Selected Criticism Since 1995
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Emily Brontë ; edited with an introduction and notes by Pauline Nestor ; preface by Lucasta Miller.
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Intense relationship between the gypsy foundling Heathcliff and Catherine Earnshaw; and how Catherine, forced to choose between passionate, tortured Heathcliff and gentle, well-bred Edgar Linton,  Read more...

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"It is as if Emily Bront could tear up all that we know human beings by, and fill these unrecognizable transparencies with such a gust of life that theytranscend reality."--Virginia Woolf

 
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