The Brontes

The Brontes

A Life in Letters

Book - 1998
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Baker & Taylor
Collected letters reveal the literary family's authentic voices, detailing the siblings self-absorbed childhood years of struggle to earn a living, and the effects of literary success

Book News
Collects the correspondence of the three novelist sisters as well as their brother and father. The bulk of the letters are from Charlotte, since few of the letters of Emily and Anne are extant. The letters are addressed to publishers, writers including William Wordsworth, suitors, editors, members of the clergy, academics, and friends. Includes a chronology of the writers' lives. Indexed by proper name and correspondent. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: Woodstock, N.Y. : Overlook Press, 1998, c1997
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780879518387
Branch Call Number: B BRONTE FAMILY
Characteristics: xxx, 414 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm


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