The life of Charlotte Brontë
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Published by J.M. Dent & co., E.P. Dutton & co. in London, New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby E. C. Gaskell
SeriesEveryman"s library, ed. by Ernest Rhys. Biography. [no. 318]
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 411 p.
Number of Pages411
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26894610M

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