Product Description: A Companion to the BrontÃ«s brings the latest literary research and theory to bear on the life, work, and legacy of the BrontÃ« family. Includes sections on literary and critical contexts, individual texts, historical and cultural contexts, reception studies, and the familyâs continuing influence Features in-depth articles written by well-known and emerging scholars from around the world Addresses topics such as the Gothic tradition, film and dramatic adaptation, psychoanalytic approaches, the influence of religion, and political and legal questions of the day â from divorce and female disinheritance, to worker reform Incorporates recent work in Marxist, feminist, post-colonial, and race and gender studies...read more
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Product Description: This absorbing study of Elizabeth Gaskell's early life up to her marriage in 1832 is based almost entirely on new evidence. Also, using parish records, marriage settlements, property transfers, wills, record office documents, letters, journals and private papers, John Chapple has recreated the background of one of the nineteenth century's greatest novelists...read more
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