Emily Bronte

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Emily Bronte

  1. 1. 30 July 1818 – 19 December 1848
  2. 2. Biography Emily Bronte was born on 30 July 1818 in Thornton. In 1824, the family moved to Haworth, where Emilys father was perpetual curate, and it was in these surroundings that their literary gifts flourished.
  3. 3.  Emilybecame a teacher at Law Hill School in Halifax beginning in September 1838, when she was twenty. In 1844, Emily began going through all the poems she had written, recopying them neatly into two notebooks. One was labelled "Gondal Poems"; the other was unlabelled.
  4. 4. Death Emilys health had been weakened by unsanitary conditions at home, the source of water being contaminated by runoff from the churchs graveyard.She became sick during her brothers funeral in September 1848. Though her condition worsened steadily, she rejected medical help and all proffered remedies, saying that she would have "no poisoning doctor" near her. She eventually died of tuberculosis, on 19 December 1848 at around two in the afternoon. She was interred in the Church of St. Michael and All Angels family vault, Haworth ,West Yorkshire
  5. 5. Novels : Wuthering Heights (1847)Poetry: Poems of Currer, Acton and EllisBell (1846)
  6. 6.  «So hopeless is the world without, The world within I doubly prize; Thy world where guile and hate and doubt And cold suspicion never rise; Where thou and I and Liberty Have undisputed sovereignty.»
  7. 7.  «How beautiful the Earth is still To thee–how full of Happiness; How little fraught with real ill Or shadowy phantoms of distress ; How Spring can bring thee glory yet And Summer win thee to forget Decembers sullen time! Why dost thou hold the treasure fast Of youths delight, when youth is past And thou art near thy prime?»
  8. 8. «No coward soul is mine No trembler in the worlds storm-troubled sphere I see Heavens glories shineAnd Faith shines equal arming me from Fear»
  9. 9.  Αιμιλία Γλαμτζή Α’1 Αμαναγόοειξ Λύκειξ Ν.Εουθοαίαπ

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