Charlotte Bronte: A Passionate Life


Write The First Customer Review

In this groundbreaking and unconventional biography, Lyndall Gordon dismantles the insistent image of Charlotte Bronte as a modest Victorian lady, the slave to duty in the shadow of tombstones, revealing instead a strong and fiery woman who shaped her own life and transformed it into art. 'Sensitive, open-minded, vivid, full of psychological insight, [Gordon's] book is a brilliant reappraisal of Charlotte Bronte's life, work, and the flow between the two . . . It is also a deeply moving story' Jackie Wullschlager, ...

Charlotte Bronte: A Passionate Life 2008, Virago Press Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781844084722

Mass-market paperback

Charlotte Bronte: A Passionate Life 1995, W. W. Norton & Company, New York

ISBN-13: 9780393037227