Charlotte Brontë …

Charlotte Brontë …

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Charlotte Brontë (1816~1855) 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.

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This is the room in Haworth Parsonage, variously known as the dining room, the drawing room or the parlour, in which the Brontë sisters (Charlotte, Anne and Emily) used to write and discuss their work with each other. 

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Charlotte Bronte’s writing desk.

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Title page of Jane Eyre, edited by Currer Bell (1847)

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