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Poetic Sisters

Early Eighteenth-Century Women Poets

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Published by Bucknell University Press in Lewisburg, PA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Paginationxii, 303 p., [12] p. of plates
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25441935M
ISBN 101611485940
ISBN 109781611485943

Emily Jane Brontë (/ ˈ b r ɒ n t i /, commonly /-t eɪ /; 30 July – 19 December ) was an English novelist and poet who is best known for her only novel, Wuthering Heights, now considered a classic of English also published one book of poetry with her sisters Charlotte and Anne titled Poems by Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell with her own poems finding regard as poetic Born: 30 July , Thornton, England.   Having a sister is probably the best thing that’s ever happened to me. Granted, my sister Alex and I are pretty freakish: in our 22 years of sisterhood, we have never seriously fought. Not : Caroline Goldstein.

Poems, readings, poetry news and the entire year archive of POETRY magazine. Sisters Quotes for Cards and Scrapbooks A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life. A sister is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost. A sister is someone who is there and understands who you are. She will be there with you no matter what situation you have been through and going.

Oregon Book Award for Creative Nonfiction (8) The Morning News Tournament of Books (8) PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction (7) American Horticultural Society Book Award (6) National Book Critics Circle Book Award for Poetry (6) Oregon Book Award Readers Choice Award (5) Oregon Book Award for Poetry (5). Writing was a means of amusement for the Brontë children. After the two oldest sisters died, the remaining siblings began writing plays and poems, creating a world called Angria and Gondal. These worlds became little books and the sources for later poetry and prose. Emily Brontë went to school, but she was unable to stay there.


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Poems by Currer, Ellis, and Acton Bell was a volume of poetry published jointly by the three Brontë sisters, Charlotte, Emily and Anne in (see in poetry), and their first work to ever go in print.

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