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Agnes grey [electronic resource]. Anne Brontë.

Brontë, Anne. (Author). Fox , Emilia. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (audio file) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Sound Library, 2011.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Emilia Fox.
Summary, etc.: Drawing on her own experiences, Anne Brontë wrote her first novel out of an urgent need to inform her contemporaries about the desperate position of unmarried, educated women driven to take up the only "respectable" career open to them—that of a governess.Drawing on her own experiences, Anne Brontë wrote her first novel out of an urgent need to inform her contemporaries about the desperate position of unmarried, educated women driven to take up the only "respectable" career open to them—that of a governess. Struggling with the monstrous Bloomfield children and then disdained in the superior Murray household, Agnes tells a story that is a compelling inside view of Victorian chauvinism and ruthless materialism.
System Details Note: Requires .
Subject: Fiction.
Classic Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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