The genesis of genius. The tiny books. - The tiny, hand-lettered, hand-bound books Charlotte and Branwell Brontë made as children surely qualify. Measuring about 2.5 by 5 centimeters, page after...
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Romsey Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society presentsJane Eyreby Charlotte Bronte - an exciting new adaptation by Polly TealeAnd at the Monmouth Country Library (Shrewsbury Eastern Branch) a book discussion:
At Plaza Theatre, Romsey, Romsey
Tue 17th - Sat 21st Sep 2013 | 19:30
A young Jane is rejected by her Guardian and sent to a "school" for orphans. When she is older she becomes a teacher there and through various trials becomes a governess to Adele, who is the ward of Mr Rochester, a rich land-owner.
Gradually Jane finds herself falling in love with Rochester, who asks her to marry him, but he has a dark secret that eventually brings disaster on the pair. Can their love survive and bring them the happiness they have both been denied?
September 17 | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Book Discussion: Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë
First published in 1847, Wuthering Heights is set on the bleak Yorkshire moors, where the drama of Catherine and Heathcliff, Heathcliff's cruel revenge against Edgar and Isabella Linton, and the promise of redemption through the next generation, is enacted.