Wuthering Heights (Large Print / Paperback)
It's Time to Rediscover the Wonderful Books We All Cherish."My greatest thought in living is Heathcliff. If all else perished, and he remained, I should still continue to be. . . Nelly, I am Heathcliff! He's always always in my mind: Not as a pleasure . . . But as my own being-- Catherine Earnshaw
Emily BrontË's classic tempestuous love story of Catherine and Heathcliff is played out against the backdrop of the English moors. As young Catherine, daughter of the house, and Heathcliff, an uncouth orphan adopted by the family, grow up together and fall in love, their companionship turns into obsession. Family, class, and fate work cruelly against these two star--crossed lovers.Wuthering Heights is a beloved classic of English literature.
About the Author
Emily Bronte (1818 - 1848), an English novelist and poet is best known for her only novel, Wuthering Heights. She was a teacher for a short time but found it too stressful. Emily was a very shy woman who rarely left her home but to go for a short walk or church. She died from an illness thought to be tuberculosis. She was the younger sister to Charlotte Bronte, the author best known for her novel Jane Eyre.