Details
IMAGE number
BL1154746
Title
Autograph fair copy of the last page of 'The Search after Happiness', with Charlotte Bronte's signature, 17th August 1829 (ink on paper)
Artist
English School, (19th century) / English
Location
British Library, London, UK
Medium
ink on paper
Date
1829 (C18th)
Description
Charlotte Brontë (21 April 1816 – 31 March 1855) was an English novelist and poet, the eldest of the three Brontë sisters who survived into adulthood and whose novels have become classics of English literature. She published her best known novel, Jane Eyre, under the pen name Currer Bell.
Photo credit
© British Library Board. All Rights Reserved / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
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Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 3656 × 5848 px 310 × 495 mm 14 MB
Medium 640 × 1024 px 54 × 87 mm 1 MB
Small 375 × 600 px 32 × 51 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
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