Agnes Grey

- Anne Brontë

6h 58min
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Summary

At age 19 Anne Brontë left home and worked as a governess for a few years before becoming a writer. Agnes Grey was an 1847 novel based on her experience as a governess. Bronte depicts the precarious position of a governess and how that can affect a young woman. Agnes was the daughter of a minister whose family was in financial difficulty. She has only a few choices for employment. Agnes experiences the difficulty of reining in spoiled children and how wealth can corrupt morals.
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Format:
Audiobook
Time Audiobook:
6h 58min
Languages:
English
Published:
13/03/2019
Publisher Audiobook:
Century Audio
ISBN Audiobook:
9782291053132

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© 2019 Anne Brontë (Audiobook)