Earliest known writings of Charlotte Brontë - The British Library
Charlotte Bronte and her novel "Jane Eyre": a review
Charlotte Bronte. Phenomenal author. Experienced profound loss in her life and overcame a troublesome childhood. If only she knew how famous she became.
Charlotte Brontë (21 April 1816 – 31 March 1855) was an English novelist and poet, the eldest of the three Brontë sisters who survived into adulthood and whose novels have become classics of English literature. She first published her works (including her best known novel, Jane Eyre) under the pen name Currer Bell. She was determined to create characters that challenged the "Ideal Victorian Woman."
5 books to read if you love Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre.
GIRLBOSS QUOTE: I try to avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward. -Charlotte Brontë
Vintage Jane Eyre Book from 1886
“Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilised by education: they grow there, firm as weeds among stones.” ― Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre
(2016). Unravelling the Mystery: Charlotte Brontë’s 1850 ‘Thackeray Dress’. Costume: Vol. 50, No. 2, pp. 194-219. doi: 10.1080/05908876.2016.1165956
Portrait of Anne, Emily, and Charlotte Bronte by their brother Branwell (c.1834). He later removed himself from the painting (resulting in the "column" between the girls).
6 Powerful Lessons We Learned from 'Jane Eyre'
"Shirley" by Charlotte Bronte - this is my all-time favorite novel. <3 I've read it so often that I can pick it up and open it to any page and read on, knowing what came before. <3
“I have a strange feeling with regard to you. As if I had a string somewhere under my left ribs, tightly knotted to a similar string in you. And if you were to leave I'm afraid that cord of communion would snap. And I have a notion that I'd take to bleeding inwardly. As for you, you'd forget me.” - Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte #fanart