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Shirley by Charlotte Brontë (1849)

Book review: Shirley by Charlotte Brontë (Wordsworth Classics, 1993 [1849]) Charlotte Brontë was a natural stort-teller with a gift for creating memorable …

Villette by Charlotte Brontë (1853)

Book review: Villette by Charlotte Brontë (Wordsworth Classics, 1993/1999 [1853]) Based on Charlotte Brontë’s personal experience as a teacher in Brussels, Villette …

The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1996)

Miniseries review: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1996), directed by Mike Barker They all look so handsome on the picture, almost cheerful. …

Jane Eyre (1949)

The NBC University Theater presents Deborah Kerr (finally a properly English-accented Jane Eyre, believe it or not!) and Whitfield Connor. Runtime’s 59:12, …

Jane Eyre (1972 & 1991)

I’m bunching these two radio adaptations together, even though they are completely different productions with different cast and different scripts, done nearly …

Jane Eyre 1944 (Warner/Jory)

Vicks Matinee Theater broadcast their version of Jane Eyre on 3 December 1944. It starred Gertrude Warner and Victor Jory and has …