The Brontės: Charlotte Brontė and Her Family

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Fawcett Columbine, 1990 - Biography & Autobiography - 543 pages
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Using recently uncovered sources and a societal perspective, Fraser has created a unique portrait of the two sisters and their family. Writing from a contemporary perspective and drawing on previously unknown documents, Fraser makes us see Charlotte Bronte and her sisters as their contemporaries saw them, as passionately outspoken women who dared to claim for their sex an equal right to the passions and desires of men.

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Review: The Brontės: Charlotte Brontė and Her Family

User Review  - Heidi - Goodreads

A much better writer than her sister amazing book what gives great personal insight into the psyche of this family Read full review

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User Review  - Laurie - Goodreads

Absorbing perspective on Bronte and her tragic life. Good use of letters and juvenalia. Read full review


Introduction jx 1 Origins
Haworth and Cowan Bridge
That Visionary Region of Imagination

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About the author (1990)

Rebecca Fraser has worked as a researcher, an editor, and a journalist, and has written for many publications, including "Tatler", "Vogue", "The Times", and "The Spectator". She is the author of "Charlotte Bront " and lives in England.

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