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Elizabeth Gaskell

Barbara Brill

Elizabeth Gaskell

by Barbara Brill

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Published by Ladybird Books in Loughborough .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementBarbara Brill ; with illustrations by Roger Hall.
    GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
    SeriesLadybird history series ; 45
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4711 .B7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination52 p. :
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4293712M
    ISBN 100721404545
    LC Control Number78321517
    OCLC/WorldCa4465277

    This is my favorite book, it has become that from the very first time I encounter Elizabeth Gaskell a few years back. The succinct way in which it is narrated, the fast, fluid story and the wonderful enrapture cause by the relationship between it's two main character's. It's a story of contrasts, very marked ones, a tender story. Lovely!/5(43). Elizabeth Gaskell eBooks. Buy Elizabeth Gaskell eBooks to read online or download in PDF or ePub on your PC, tablet or mobile device.

    North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell - Book Review North and South by - Book Review Author - Elizabeth Gaskell Publisher - Alma Classics Pages - Released - 22nd February (Originally released in ) ISBN - Format - ebook, paperback, hardcover, audio Reviewer - Clive Rating - 4 Stars I received a free copy of this book Having grown up in London and rural . Elizabeth Gaskell's North and South is a wonderful blend of social comment on the dramatic changes in society brought about by the industrial revolution and a compelling love story. This Macmillan Collector's Library edition is a handsome pocket-sized edition that features gilded edges, a cloth-bound imprinted hardcover binding with dust jacket.

    Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell. Originally serialized in , Cranford, appeared in Charles Dickens' literary magazine Household was published in book from in and is probably Glaskell's most popular novel. The title refers to the town of Cranford where Mary Smith lives in friendship with her friends Miss Matty and Miss Deborah who are : Elizabeth Gaskell. The novelist Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell is now best-known as the author of Cranford and North and South, and the biographer of her friend Charlotte Brontë. Her greatest books were written in reaction to the industrialisation of Manchester, where she lived for much of her life. ‘I had always felt Gender: Female.


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The main characters of this classics, fiction story are Margaret Hale, Frederick Hale/5. The book was completed by journalist, Frederick Greenwood and the final section was published in Elizabeth Gaskell, or Mrs. Gaskell as she was better known, was a friend and biographer of Charlotte Bronte.

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Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell, English novelist, short-story writer, and first biographer of Charlotte Brontë. She was a daughter of a Unitarian minister. When her mother died, she was brought up by a maternal aunt in the Cheshire village of Knutsford in a kindly atmosphere of rural gentility that was.

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