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The Letters of Charlotte Brontë: With a Selection of Letters by Family and Friends, Volume III: 1852-1855: 3 (Letters of Charlotte Bronte) Kindle Edition

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Editorial Reviews


"This indispensable collection is a must for academic libraries and strongly recommended for all public libraries."--Choice

"A monumental and scholarly work....This is unquestionably the definitive edition...and will be compulsory reading for Bronte scholars and enthusiasts alike."--Daily Telegraph

"This first volume of Charlotte's letters is an invaluable resource and a stirring story."--Sunday Times

"This book's plain exterior conceals a rich layering of intelligence, character and feeling....The book becomes not just a collection of letters, but a calling up of a presence of heart and mind."--Observer

"For anyone interested in how life is transmuted into art, this volume will be a pleasure."--Financial Times

About the Author

Margaret Smith is a renowned Bronte scholar, textual editor of the Clarendon edition of Charlotte Bronte's novels (General editor, Ian Jack), and co-editor with ian Jack of the three volumes. For OUP she is the co-editor of the following works of Charlotte Bronte: Jane Eyre (1969, rev. 1975), and editor of Jane Eyre in the OENS series (1973, into WC in 1975); Shirley (1979, into WC in 1981); Villette (1984, into WC in 1990); The Professor (1987, into WC in 1991). Co-editor of Anne Bronte's The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1992), and of Robert Browning's The Poetical Works (Vols 1&2, 1983, Vol. 4, 1991).

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  • File Size: 4155 KB
  • Print Length: 444 pages
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (April 8, 2004)
  • Publication Date: August 21, 1995
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B002CQUKH8
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Charlotte Bronte (1816-1855) was from an English family that produced three novelists: herself, Emily, and Anne. Besides Jane Eyre, other best known works include Shirley and Villette.

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