Reading the Bronte Body: Disease, Desire, and the Constraints of Culture

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Author: Beth Torgerson
Publisher: Unknown
Genre: Medicine > Diseases
Pages: 192
Language: english
Year: 2005
ISBN 10: 1403967962
ISBN 13: 9781403982254
Series: Unknown
Edition: First Edition
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Synopsis

Anne, Emily, and Charlotte Bront?'s literary representations of illness and disease reflect the major role illness played in the lives of the Victorians and its frequent reoccurrence within the Bront?s' personal lives. An in-depth analysis of the history of nineteenth-century...