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Review: The Brontė Myth

User Review  - Nadine Feldman - Goodreads

This is a fascinating book that dispels myths about the Bronte sisters spread primarily by Charlotte's biographer Elizabeth Gaskell. Attempts to fill in the blanks of Emily's life led to her ... Read full review

Review: The Brontė Myth

User Review  - Alice's Cat - Goodreads

As a huge fan of the Brontė writings, this book was both informative as well as a beautiful description and explanation of the nature of Charlotte to explain the myth that surrounds the sisters. Read full review

Review: The Brontė Myth

User Review  - Goodreads

As a huge fan of the Brontė writings, this book was both informative as well as a beautiful description and explanation of the nature of Charlotte to explain the myth that surrounds the sisters. Read full review

Review: The Brontė Myth

User Review  - Goodreads

A fascinating study of how the Bronte sisters have been written about in the years since their deaths, the biographer's slant changing with the changing of societal mores, pressure to unearth some new ... Read full review

Review: The Brontė Myth

User Review  - Shalulah - Goodreads

A fascinating study of how the Bronte sisters have been written about in the years since their deaths, the biographer's slant changing with the changing of societal mores, pressure to unearth some new ... Read full review

Review: The Brontė Myth

User Review  - Kristin Boldon - Goodreads

Fascinating and detailed account of how the personal Bronte myths have often detracted or apologized for the works themselves. Despite attempts and wishes to the contrary, they were not lonely uneducated victimized doomed mystics but scholarly and skilled writers who produced masterworks. Read full review

Review: The Brontė Myth

User Review  - Michelle - Goodreads

A competent biography that works to eradicate the misconceptions propagated by previous biographers and in some cases Charlotte Bronte herself. It became repetitive in its focus on how the sisters and ... Read full review

Review: The Brontė Myth

User Review  - Claire Anderson - Goodreads

Balanced and detailed examination of the Bronte sisters. Worth the read. Read full review

Review: The Brontė Myth

User Review  - Susan - Goodreads

The Bronte Myth is a book about a book about people who write books and it's actually a good read just really repetitious. It's not so much a biography as it is a look at the historical significance ... Read full review

Review: The Brontė Myth

User Review  - Dorothea - Goodreads

This is The Correct Book to Read Next when you've read Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights and one or two biographies of any or all of the Brontės and you're thinking about reading more and maybe even ... Read full review

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