Published December 5, 1999
by Wordsworth Editions Ltd .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||432|
At this point the narration unfolds from Helen's view point as she recounts the her life up to this point and how she came to become the tenant of Wildfell Hall. It's a story of the stupidity of youth (you should always listen to your mama!), abuse (mostly mental and psychological), devotion to duty and to family, and ultimately redemption/5(). Book Overview When the mysterious and beautiful young widow Helen Graham becomes the new tenant at Wildfell Hall, rumours immediately begin to swirl around her. As her neighbour Gilbert Markham comes to discover, Helen has painful secrets buried in her past that even his love for her cannot easily by: 3. With an Introduction and Notes by Peter Merchant, Canterbury Christchurch University CollegeThe Tenant of Wildfell Hall is a powerful and sometimes violent novel of expectation, love, oppression, sin, religion and betrayal. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall was published in under Anne Brontë ’s pseudonym, Acton Bell. It’s now considered one of the earliest feminist novels. Following you’ll find an original review of The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, first published under Anne’s pseudonym, Acton Bell.
When Anne died just a year after the publication of The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (which had already gone into a second edition), Charlotte withdrew the novel from circulation, fearing that it cast a negative shadow on her sister’s character. It was only reissued in with major editorial omissions that have persisted to this day. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë. Download. Bibrec. Bibliographic Record. Author. Brontë, Anne, Author of introduction, etc. Ward, Humphry, Mrs., by: 3. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, by Anne Bronte The Project Gutenberg eBook, The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, by Anne Bronte This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall begins with a gentleman farmer, Gilbert Markham, promising his brother-in-law, Jack Halford, a letter detailing Gilbert’s youthful exploits. The letter comprises the first half of .
I am really excited to share my review of The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte. I read this book on my Kindle app while nursing, often in the middle of the night. But the story was so engaging that I sometimes read a bit more after finishing nursing to see what happened. The book was too painful for her to read, and the thought of others reading it and passing judgement, unwittingly, on both Branwell and her was also too painful to contemplate. It was for this reason above all others that Charlotte had The Tenant Of Wildfell Hall suppressed. Charlotte’s judgement on the book and upon Anne Brontë was all wrong. The book is considered by some readers to be an early example of a feminist novel; it was condemned by many at the time it was published for its alleged “coarseness.” I’m at a loss, though, as to how any reader could believe that the depiction of debauchery in The Tenant of Wildfell Hall amounts in any way to an endorsement of said. Synopsis "The Tenant of Wildfell Hall" is a powerful and sometimes violent novel of expectation, love, oppression, sin, religion and betrayal. It portrays the disintegration of the marriage of Helen Huntingdon, the mysterious 'tenant' of the title, and her dissolute, alcoholic s: