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Sturmhöhe (Wuthering Heights), Originalausgabe, illustriert
in der Übersetzung von Gisela Etzel

Rezeption
„Wuthering Heights ist ein Meisterwerk und Kulturgut des Viktorianischen Zeitalters“
„Hervorzuheben ist die modern anmutende Erzähltechnik.­“
„Ein Werk im Geiste Shakespeares.­“
„Eine überrealistisch erhöhte und intensivierte Handlung mit mystischen Elementen und mit menschlich realistischen Charakteren.­“

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Das Buch erzählt von der tragischen symbiotischen Liebe zwischen Catherine, der Tochter des Landbesitzers Mr. Earnshaw, und dem enigmatischen Findelkind Heathcliff. Diese Beziehung treibt Catherine in den Wahnsinn und Tod. Doch selbst nach ihrem Tod erscheint Heathcliff der Geist von Catherine; Heathcliff muss ihr Schicksal am Ende teilen.
Einerseits wird das Ideal der romantischen Liebe dargestellt, die zwar letztlich siegt, auch über den Tod der beiden Protagonisten. Andererseits wird dem Leser die Kehrseite der Liebe gezeigt, die mehrere Leben zerstört . . .

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Wuthering Heights is the only novel by Emily Brontë. It was first published in 1847 under the pseudonym Ellis Bell, and 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 centres (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 generally considered the best of the Brontë sisters' works during most of the nineteenth century, many subsequent critics of Wuthering Heights argued that its originality and . . .

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Enriched Classics offer readers accessible editions of great works of literature enhanced by helpful notes and commentary. Each book includes educational tools alongside the text, enabling students and readers alike to gain a deeper and more developed understanding of the writer and their work.

A classic novel set on the solemn moors of northern England, Wuthering Heights is the unforgettable story of Heathcliff and Catherine, whose doomed love torments them in a tempest of madness, vengeance, and redemption. Wuthering Heights is a masterpiece that remains as compelling today as it was when it was first published in 1847.

Enriched Classics enhance your engagement by introducing and explaining the historical and cultural significance of the work, the author’s personal history, and what impact this book had on subsequent scholarship. Each book includes discussion questions that help clarify and reinforce major themes and reading recommendations for further research.

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Christmas Summary Classics This series contains summary of Classic books such as Emma, Arne, Arabian Nights, Pride and prejudice, Tower of London, Wealth of Nations etc. Each book is specially crafted after reading complete book in less than 30 pages. One who wants to get joy of book reading especially in very less time can go for it. EMILY BRONTË Wuthering Heights "That chainless soul,­" Emily Jane Brontë, was born at Thornton, Yorkshire, England, on August 30, 1818, and died at Haworth on December 19, 1848. She will always have a place in English literature by reason of her one weird, powerful, strained novel, "Wuthering Heights,­" and a few poems. Emily Brontë, like her sister Charlotte, was educated at Cowan School and at Brussels. For a time she became a governess, but it seemed impossible for her to live away from the fascination of the Yorkshire moors, and she went home to keep house at the Haworth Parsonage, while her sisters taught. Two months after the publication of . . .

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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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Wuthering Heights (1847) by Emily Bronte (1818 -­1848) is a classic novel initially published under the pen name “Ellis Bell”. The story is about the love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff who is her fathers adopted son and the controversies that arise as a result. Mermaids Classics, an imprint of Mermaids Publishing brings the very best of old book classics to a modern era of digital reading by producing books in ebook format.

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While on the surface, Wuthering Heights may seem like a straightforward love story, it's really a dark romance about revenge. Following the story of a mysterious gypsy like character named Heathcliff, from child hood to his early death, through all this trials and tribulations of being raised in a wealthy adopted family. Although never accepted as a real child of their, reduced to servant, he runs away only to return, wealthy and educated to exact revenge on the two families he believes ruined his life. The unique Emoji Assist Edition adds graphics of emotional states next to paragraphs and dialogue. This derivative work of the classical novel uses several linguistic metrics to enhance the reader's experience. It also provides a new and unique experience when reading or re-­reading this beloved classic. While we preserve the original text- we strive to provide you with the highest quality linguistic analysis of emotional states implied by this classical work. Thousands of hours . . .

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