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The father of the Brontës

William Walsh Yates

The father of the Brontës

his life and work at Dewsbury and Hartshead with a chapter on "Currer Bell" (pseud.)

by William Walsh Yates

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Published by F. R. Spark and son in Leeds .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brontë, Patrick, -- 1777-1861.,
  • Brontë, Charlotte, -- 1816-1855.,
  • Brontë family.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W. W. Yates.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4168
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 110 p. :
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18763319M
    LC Control Number18019442


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Patrick Brontë (17 March – 7 June ), the Brontë sisters' father, was born in Loughbrickland, County Down, Ireland, of a family of farm workers of moderate means.

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Patrick Branwell Brontė (). Collaborated with Charlotte in creating the imaginary world of Angria. After failing as a painter and writer he took to drink and opium, worked then as a tutor and assistant clerk to a railway company.

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