Biographical Notes on the Pseudonymous Bells

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Sprache - Englisch

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DigiCat Publishing presents to you this special edition of "Biographical Notes on the Pseudonymous Bells" by Charlotte Brontë. DigiCat Publishing considers every written word to be a legacy of humankind. Every DigiCat book has been carefully reproduced for republishing in a new modern format. The books are available in print, as well as ebooks. DigiCat hopes you will treat this work with the acknowledgment and passion it deserves as a classic of world literature.


About the Author

Charlotte Brontë, born on April 21, 1816, in Thornton, Yorkshire, England, emerged as a towering figure in Victorian literature. The third of six children, Brontë was no stranger to tragedy with her mother's early death and the mortality of her two elder sisters during childhood. Despite these hardships, she found solace and strength in creating rich, complex narratives. Brontë, along with her sisters Emily and Anne, originally published under masculine pseudonyms to skirt 19th century prejudices against female authors, with Charlotte adopting the name 'Currer Bell'. Her works courageously explored themes of class, sexuality, and women's autonomy, challenging the mores of her time. Her first published novel, 'Jane Eyre' (1847), became an instant classic for its nuanced portrayal of an individual's inner life and its critique of social hierarchies. Beyond 'Jane Eyre', her novels 'Shirley' (1849) and 'Villette' (1853) continued to cement her reputation as a writer of profound psychological depth and incisive social commentary. Brontë's 'Biographical Notes on the Pseudonymous Bells' is a revelatory account that unveils the rationale and the experiences behind the Bell pseudonyms. Her literary style, marked by an acute psychological realism and passionate emotional intensity, endures through centuries, affording her a vital place in the western literary canon. Brontë passed away on March 31, 1855, leaving behind a literary legacy that continues to resonate with readers across generations.

Product Details

Publisher: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Language: English

Size: 12 Pages

Filesize: 360.4 KB

ISBN: 8596547181422

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