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Charlotte Bronte : A Passionate Life (rev. ed. 2008)

Charlotte Bronte : A Passionate Life (rev. ed. 2008)

Author: Lyndall Gordon
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In this groundbreaking and unconventional biography, Lyndall Gordon dismantles the insistent image of Charlotte Bronte as a modest Victorian lady, the slave to duty in the shadow of tombstones, revealing instead a strong and fiery woman who shaped her own life and transformed it into art.

First published 1994; this revised edition 2008.

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* From the highly acclaimed author of Vindication: A Life of Mary Wollstonecraft comes this extraordinary analysis of Charlotte Bronte
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Author of the prizewinning biographies ELIOT'S EARLY YEARS, ELIOT'S NEW LIFE and VIRGINIA WOOLF: A WRITER'S LIFE. Born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa, Lyndall received her doctorate from Columbia University and is a fellow of St Hilda's College, Oxford.
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General Fields

  • : 9781844084722
  • : Little, Brown Book Group
  • : Virago Press Ltd
  • : September 2008
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Lyndall Gordon
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : 823.8
  • : 480
  • : Section: 16, b/w pix