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Brontës and education papers presented to the Brontë Society Weekend Conference, September 2004 by BrontГ« Society Weekend Conference (2004 Haworth, England)

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Published by Brontë Society in Haworth .
Written in English


  • Brontë, Anne, -- 1820-1849 -- Congresses.,
  • Brontë, Charlotte, -- 1816-1855 -- Congresses.,
  • Brontë, Emily, -- 1818-1848 -- Congresses.,
  • Education -- England -- History -- 19th century.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by R.J. Duckett.
SeriesBronte Society occasional paper -- no. 10, Brontë Society occasional publications -- no. 10.
ContributionsDuckett, R. J., Brontë Society.
LC ClassificationsPR4169 .B74 2004, PR4169 .B74 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p. :
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19354203M
ISBN 1019030076097

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