Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell, née Stevenson (29 September 1810 – 12 November 1865), often referred to simply as Mrs Gaskell, was a British novelist and short story writer during the Victorian era. Her novels offer a detailed portrait of the lives of many strata of society, including the very poor, and are of interest to social historians as well as lovers of literature. Gaskell was also the first to write a biography of Charlotte Bronte, The Life of Charlotte Bronte, which was published in…

Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell, née Stevenson (29 September 1810 – 12 November 1865), often referred to simply as Mrs Gaskell, was a British novelist and short story writer during the Victorian era. Her novels offer a detailed portrait of the lives of many strata of society, including the very poor, and are of interest to social historians as well as lovers of literature. Gaskell was also the first to write a biography of Charlotte Bronte, The Life of Charlotte Bronte, which was published in…

Charlotte Brontë author of Jane Eyre. Reproduced by permission of Getty Images.

Charlotte Brontë author of Jane Eyre. Reproduced by permission of Getty Images.

I am dying to read this, now I know it exists. "In the new, updated edition of her landmark biography The Brontes, Juliet Barker tells a sad story about Branwell, the infamous brother of Charlotte, Emily and Anne." M. Corrigan, Reviewer, NPR

In 'The Brontes,' Details Of A Family's Strange World

I am dying to read this, now I know it exists. "In the new, updated edition of her landmark biography The Brontes, Juliet Barker tells a sad story about Branwell, the infamous brother of Charlotte, Emily and Anne." M. Corrigan, Reviewer, NPR

The Bronte sisters are among the most beloved writers of all time, best known for their classic nineteenth-century novels Jane Eyre (Charlotte), Wuthering Heights (Emily), and Agnes Grey (Anne). In th

The Bronte Sisters: The Brief Lives of Charlotte, Emily, and Anne (Paperback)

The Bronte sisters are among the most beloved writers of all time, best known for their classic nineteenth-century novels Jane Eyre (Charlotte), Wuthering Heights (Emily), and Agnes Grey (Anne). In th

Emily Bronté. "My sister Emily loved the moors. Flowers brighter than the rose bloomed in the blackest of the heath for her;—out of a sullen hollow in a livid hill-side, her mind could make an Eden. She found in the bleak solitude many and dear delights; and not the least and best-loved was—liberty.  —Charlotte Bronté

Emily Bronté. "My sister Emily loved the moors. Flowers brighter than the rose bloomed in the blackest of the heath for her;—out of a sullen hollow in a livid hill-side, her mind could make an Eden. She found in the bleak solitude many and dear delights; and not the least and best-loved was—liberty. —Charlotte Bronté

Elizabeth Gaskell (1810 - 1865), 'Granford' (1853), Elizabeth Gaskell was a friend of Charlotte Brontë and wrote the biography,  'Life of Charlotte Brontë' (1857)

Elizabeth Gaskell (1810 - 1865), 'Granford' (1853), Elizabeth Gaskell was a friend of Charlotte Brontë and wrote the biography, 'Life of Charlotte Brontë' (1857)

Charlotte Bronte - Biography and Works. Search Texts, Read Online. Discuss.

Charlotte Bronte - Biography and Works. Search Texts, Read Online. Discuss.

Haworth Village’s site provides an overview of Brontë’s life.

Haworth Village’s site provides an overview of Brontë’s life.

We can't wait to read Claire Harman's much-anticipated biography of Charlotte Bronte.

We can't wait to read Claire Harman's much-anticipated biography of Charlotte Bronte.

The Bronte Sisters: The Brief Lives of Charlotte, Emily, and Anne - Catherine Reef. Finished 2.24.13

The Bronte Sisters: The Brief Lives of Charlotte, Emily, and Anne - Catherine Reef. Finished 2.24.13

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Details about An Hour With Charlotte Bronte, Laura Holloway, 1883, biography, poems, letters

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A good heart will help you to a bonny face, my lad and a bad one will turn the bonniest into something worse than ugly. -Emily  Brontë

A good heart will help you to a bonny face, my lad and a bad one will turn the bonniest into something worse than ugly. -Emily Brontë

CHARLOTTE BRONTE: A LIFE by Claire Harman // This beautifully-produced, landmark biography is essential reading for every fan of the Brontë family's writing, from Jane Eyre to Wuthering Heights. It is a uniquely intimate and complex insight into one of Britain's best loved writers. #SeasonsReadings

CHARLOTTE BRONTE: A LIFE by Claire Harman // This beautifully-produced, landmark biography is essential reading for every fan of the Brontë family's writing, from Jane Eyre to Wuthering Heights. It is a uniquely intimate and complex insight into one of Britain's best loved writers. #SeasonsReadings

The Bronte sisters: Anne, Emily and Charlotte. To have suffered so much, and turned it into art instead of bitterness, was a true example of courage.

The Bronte sisters: Anne, Emily and Charlotte. To have suffered so much, and turned it into art instead of bitterness, was a true example of courage.

Landscape (pencil sketch)Signed along the bottom. Anne Bronte December 15 1836 She was sixteen.(Tap the picture for much more infomation)

Landscape (pencil sketch)Signed along the bottom. Anne Bronte December 15 1836 She was sixteen.(Tap the picture for much more infomation)

An Hour With Charlotte Bronte, Laura Holloway, 1883, biography, poems, letters in Books, Comics & Magazines, Antiquarian & Collectable | eBay

Details about An Hour With Charlotte Bronte, Laura Holloway, 1883, biography, poems, letters

An Hour With Charlotte Bronte, Laura Holloway, 1883, biography, poems, letters in Books, Comics & Magazines, Antiquarian & Collectable | eBay

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