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Wuthering Heights - Literature Classics Collection, Complete Edition

ADDITIONAL CONTENT :
+ Active Table of Contents
+ The Author Biography
+ Annotation
- Summary
- Characters Lists
- Timeline
- Adaptations

OVERVIEW:
Wuthering Heights is a novel by Emily Bronte published in 1847. It was her only novel and written between December 1845 and July 1846. It remained unpublished until July 1847 and was not printed until December after the success of her sister Charlotte Bronte's novel Jane Eyre. It was finally printed under the pseudonym Ellis Bell; a posthumous second edition was edited by Charlotte.

The title of the novel comes from the Yorkshire manor on the moors of the story. The narrative centres on the all-­encompassing, passionate but doomed love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff, and how this unresolved passion eventually destroys them and many around them.

SUMMARY:
In 1801, Mr. Lockwood, a rich man from the south, rents Thrushcross Grange in the north of . . .

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Popular classics have captured the imagination of readers across generations from all over the world. However, the language and the complex plots of the original stories can confuse any child; hence, the classics have been abridged, adapted and illustrated in a way that children understand and enjoy them. These classics instill a love of reading in them.
The Om Illustrated Classics are ideal for the young readers to start their personal libraries..

USP
• The adapted edition of well-­known classics written in simple language make them accessible to young readers
• The detailed illustrations on almost every alternate page add to the reading experience of the reader
• Author’s biography, character sketches and questions at the end of each classic help make the reading experience more informative

Readership
Suitable for children of above 10 years
School and public libraries
Educational Institutions

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Published under pseudonyms it's a joint collection of skilfully written poems by the Bronte sisters. The writers have presented their views with precision and a marked simplicity. Themes drawn from real life convey a sense of familiarity to the readers. A sublime rhythmical treat for all poetry fans!

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The sisters, Charlotte (born 21 April 1816), Emily (born 30 July 1818), and Anne (born 17 January 1820), are famous as poets and novelists. They originally published their poems and novels under the masculine pseudonyms Currer, Ellis, and Acton Bell, respectively, following the custom of the times.

Their stories immediately attracted attention for their passion and originality. Charlotte's Jane Eyre was the first to know success, while Emily's Wuthering Heights, Anne's The Tenant of Wildfell Hall were later to be accepted as masterpieces of literature.

This ultimate Brontë collection includes 7 novels, 82 poems and links to 7 free audiobooks.

That is 96 works in one collection!

Included are the following works:

EMILY BRONTË:
WUTHERING HEIGHTS

CHARLOTTE BRONTË:
JANE EYRE
SHIRLEY
VILLETTE
THE PROFESSOR

ANNE BRONTË:
THE TENANT OF WILDFELL HALL
AGNES GREY

FREE AUDIOBOOKS:
WUTHERING HEIGHTS
JANE EYRE
SHIRLEY
VILLETTE
THE PROFESSOR
THE TENANT OF . . .

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Introduction to I Love A Good Love Story
Here is a collection of passionate, compelling love stories for you to enjoy.
Firstly we have The Lost Girl by D.­H. Lawrence. A writer of great insight and passions he brings to us a heroine determined to follow her dreams against the wishes and plans of her family. Ever wanted to be whisked away from it all to another country, another time then let Lawrence be the writer to take you on that journey.

The second book is Two on a Tower by Thomas Hardy. Considered by many to be his most original novel ever, the story is that of star crossed lovers battling to overcome what appear to be insurmountable obstacles. Does love prevail or are the lovers doomed to be ever apart?...

Next is Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte which tells the story of two families who live in the remote Hills of Yorkshire. The book is filled to the brim with dark, brooding passion and tells of an all-­consuming love between Cathy and Heathcliff which endures even . . .

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Wuthering Heights, by Emily Brontë, is part of the Literary Classics Collection, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras. Here are some of the remarkable features of the Literary Classics Collection:

- New introductions commissioned from today's top writers and scholars
- Biographies of the authors
- Chronologies of contemporary historical, biographical, and cultural events
- Footnotes and endnotes
- Selective discussions of imitations, parodies, poems, books, plays, paintings, operas, statuary, and films inspired by the work
- Comments by other famous authors
- Study questions to challenge the reader's viewpoints and expectations
- Bibliographies for further reading
- Indices & Glossaries, when appropriate

All editions are beautifully designed and are printed to superior specifications; some include illustrations of historical interest. . . .

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The narrative is non-­linear, involving several flashbacks, and involves two narrators - Mr. Lockwood and Ellen "Nelly" Dean. The novel opens in 1801, with Lockwood arriving at Thrushcross Grange, a grand house on the Yorkshire moors he is renting from the surly Heathcliff, who lives at nearby Wuthering Heights. Lockwood spends the night at Wuthering Heights and has a terrifying dream: the ghost of Catherine Earnshaw, pleading to be admitted to the house from outside. Intrigued, Lockwood asks the housekeeper Nelly Dean to tell the story of Heathcliff and Wuthering Heights while he is staying at the Grange recovering from a cold.

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This unique version also includes the following bonus annotations:

- Biography of the author
- Historical context of the book
- Literary critique

Wuthering Heights is a gothic novel, and the only novel by Emily Brontë. It was first published in 1847 under the pseudonym Ellis Bell, a posthumous second edition was edited by her sister Charlotte.

The name of the novel comes from the Yorkshire manor on the moors on which the story centers (as an adjective; wuthering is a Yorkshire word referring to turbulent weather). The narrative tells the tale of the all-­encompassing and passionate, yet thwarted, love between Heathcliff and Catherine Earnshaw, and how this unresolved passion eventually destroys them and many around them.

Now considered a classic of English literature, Wuthering Heights met with mixed reviews by critics when it first appeared, mainly because of the narrative's stark depiction of mental and physical cruelty. Though Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre was initially . . .

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