Agnes Grey

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An exposé of the frequently isolated, intellectually stagnant and emotionally-starved conditions under which many governesses worked in the mid-19th century, Agnes Grey has a power and poignancy which mark it out as a landmark work of literature

ISBN: 9781853262166 Author: Bronte, Anne Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Publication Date: 30th September 1994 Imprint: Wordsworth Editions Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.8 (edition:20) Pages: 145 Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

Agnes Grey is a trenchant exposé of the frequently isolated, intellectually stagnant and emotionally starved conditions under which many governesses worked in the mid-nineteenth century.This is a deeply personal novel written from the author’s own experience and as such Agnes Grey has a power and poignancy which mark it out as a landmark work of literature dealing with the social and moral evolution of English society during the last century.

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