The Brontë sisters, Thomas Hardy, George Eliot, Charles Dickens–the Victorian era was a treasure of great writers. Mostly very heavy social commentary. Loved them all.
Their writing was bold and beautiful
and each infused with their own individuality;
wit, character, and spirit.
In honor of Emily Brontë’s birthday
Today July 30th 1818
Here is a tribute to the Brilliant Brontë Sisters:
A nineteenth-century literary family associated with the village of Haworth in the West Riding of Yorkshire, England. Charlotte, Emily, and Anne, are well known as poets and novelists. Like many contemporary female writers, they originally published their poems and novels under male pseudonyms: Currer, Ellis, and Acton Bell. Their stories immediately attracted attention, although not always the best, for their passion and originality. Charlotte’s “Jane Eyre” was the first to know success, while Emily’s “Wuthering Heights”, Anne’s “The Tenant of Wildfell Hall” and other works were later to be accepted as masterpieces of literature.
By Charlotte Brontë
Deliciously haunting and dark Jane Eyre follows the emotions and experiences…
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