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IMAGE number
BL3475069
Title
Ashley MS 156 f.9r 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 (C19th)
Dimensions
64x11.7 cms
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.
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Bridgeman Images
Keywords
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Large 3878 × 6374 px 328 × 540 mm 25 MB
Medium 623 × 1024 px 53 × 87 mm 1 MB
Small 365 × 600 px 31 × 51 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
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