... Yet Dudley Green, who is a retired Classics teacher and editor of the first complete edition of the Revd Patrick Brontė's letters, has demonstrated here that he lived an interesting life himself.
Born in rural Ireland in 1777, he spent his early years there before arriving in England in ... Read review
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magazines about speedy hen ltd by continuing with this checkout and ordering from speedy hen you are accepting our current terms and conditions details of which can be found by clicking here author s dudley green content note illustrations country of publication united kingdom date of publication 01 05 2010 format paperback genre level 1 adult non fiction trade genre level 2 biographies autobiographies genre l
Not particularly light reading; rather small print
"...complete edition of the Revd Patrick Brontė's letters, has demonstrated here that he lived an interesting life himself.
Born in rural Ireland in 1777, he spent his early years there before arriving in England in 1802 and settled in Yorkshire seven years later, where he remained the rest of his days. Naturally much of this book focuses on his family life, a marriage which produced six children in as many years. His wife Maria died when the youngest, ..."
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