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The Resource The Cambridge companion to the Brontës, edited by Heather Glen

The Cambridge companion to the Brontës, edited by Heather Glen

Label
The Cambridge companion to the Brontës
Title
The Cambridge companion to the Brontës
Statement of responsibility
edited by Heather Glen
Title variation
  • Companion to the Brontës
  • Brontës
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Essays by leading scholars explore the lives and tragic early deaths of the three Brontë sisters. They set Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights in the context of the other prose and poetry of the sisters, and trace the reputation of the Brontës through history. A detailed chronology and guides to further reading are included
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Series statement
Cambridge companions to literature
Label
The Cambridge companion to the Brontës, edited by Heather Glen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 242-247) and index
Contents
The Haworth context / Juliet Barker -- 'Our plays': the Brontë juvenilia / Carol Bock -- The poetry / Angela Leighton -- 'Three distinct and unconnected tales': The professor, Agnes Grey and Wuthering heights / Stevie Davies -- 'Strong family likeness': Jane Eyre and The tenant of Wildfell Hall / Jill Matus -- Shirley and Villette / Heather Glen -- 'Getting on': ideology, personality and the Brontë characters / Rick Rylance -- Women writers, women's issues / Kate Flint -- The Brontës and religion / John Maynard -- The Brontë myth / Patsy Stoneman
Control code
49551019
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 251 p.
Isbn
9780521779715
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002067052
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The Cambridge companion to the Brontës, edited by Heather Glen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 242-247) and index
Contents
The Haworth context / Juliet Barker -- 'Our plays': the Brontë juvenilia / Carol Bock -- The poetry / Angela Leighton -- 'Three distinct and unconnected tales': The professor, Agnes Grey and Wuthering heights / Stevie Davies -- 'Strong family likeness': Jane Eyre and The tenant of Wildfell Hall / Jill Matus -- Shirley and Villette / Heather Glen -- 'Getting on': ideology, personality and the Brontë characters / Rick Rylance -- Women writers, women's issues / Kate Flint -- The Brontës and religion / John Maynard -- The Brontë myth / Patsy Stoneman
Control code
49551019
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 251 p.
Isbn
9780521779715
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002067052
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

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