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Histories of Scientific Observation
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With Anne Bronte, Lorraine Daston (other contributor), Robert Inglesfield, Hilda Marsden (other contributor) | from Oxford Univ Pr (August 29, 1991); titled "Agnes Grey"
9780192827111 | details & prices | 4.75 × 7.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $5.95
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About: Drawing directly on her own unhappy experiences, Anne Bronte's first-person narrative describes the almost unbelievable pressures endured by 19th-century governesses - the isolation, the frustration, and the insensitive and sometimes cruel treatment meted out by employers and their families.