The Life of Charlotte Bronte (Google eBook)
Elizabeth Gaskell's "The Life of Charlotte Bronte" is the official biography of Charlotte Bronte. Having been invited by the Bronte family to undertake the endeavor of writing Charlotte s biography, Elizabeth Gaskell drew upon an exhaustive collection of letters, interviews of those who knew the author, and recollections of her own experiences with the author, whom she was a personal friend of. Elizabeth Gaskell as a fellow Victorian female writer brings great insight into the life and accomplishments of the talented Charlotte Bronte.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - thatotter - LibraryThing
After her first meeting with Charlotte Brontė, Elizabeth Gaskell wrote the following in a letter to a friend: "She and I quarrelled & differed about almost every thing,-she calls me a democrat, & can ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - emanate28 - LibraryThing
A fascinating read, especially considering it was written by someone who was Charlotte's friend. I had no idea that Charlotte Bronte's life was so difficult and tragic. Reading about her life gave me ... Read full review