A chainless soul: a life of Emily Brontė

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Houghton Mufflin, 1990 - Biography & Autobiography - 302 pages
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Describes the complex personality, family life, and literary works of Emily Bronte, unveiling the myths that have surrounded her, the patterns in her life and work, and her motivations

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Review: A Chainless Soul: A Life of Emily Brontė

User Review  - Kate Krz - Goodreads

Very well written. Convincingly authentic, well researched - brought Emily and her family back to life for me! Read full review

Review: A Chainless Soul: A Life of Emily Brontė

User Review  - Darshen - Goodreads

Awesome... Simply superb... Loved the book so much, Emily Bronte lived a good life, though it may not seem that way to many... i wish that one day, i will write as well as Emily Bronte... Loved it..... writing style was good as well... Read full review

Contents

Preface
1
SEED TIME
20
A SMALL BUT SWEET LITTLE FAMILY
43
Copyright

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About the author (1990)

KATHERINE FRANK's most recent biography, A Passage to Egypt:
The Life of Lucie Duff Gordon, earned a rave front-page review in
the New York Times Book Review, which called it "a masterpiece."
Frank is also the author of A Voyager Out, a life of Mary Kingsley,
and A Chainless Soul, a life of Emily Bronte, which was hailed as "a
near perfect work" (New York Daily News). Her work on Indira
involved six years of extensive travel and research.

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