Stancliffe's Hotel
17%
off

Stancliffe's Hotel

2.68 (345 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Expected delivery to the United States in 7-12 business days.


Not ordering to the United States? Click here.

Description

'Reader, if you're ready, so am I.'

These witty vignettes, set in Charlotte Bronte's imaginary world of Angria, feature debauched aristocrats, high-society courtesans and the rakish, brooding hero Zamorna, and offer a fascinating insight into Bronte's early writing.

One of 46 new books in the bestselling Little Black Classics series, to celebrate the first ever Penguin Classic in 1946. Each book gives readers a taste of the Classics' huge range and diversity, with works from around the world and across the centuries - including fables, decadence, heartbreak, tall tales, satire, ghosts, battles and elephants.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 111 x 161 x 10mm | 99g
  • PENGUIN CLASSICS
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • 0241251702
  • 9780241251706
  • 156,131

About Charlotte Bronte

Charlotte Bronte (1816-55), sister of Anne Bronte and Emily Bronte. Jane Eyre appeared in 1847 and was followed by Shirley (1848) and Vilette (1853). In 1854 Charlotte Bronte married her father's curate, Arthur Bell Nicholls. She died during her pregnancy on March 31, 1855 in Haworth, Yorkshire.
show more

Rating details

345 ratings
2.68 out of 5 stars
5 6% (20)
4 11% (38)
3 39% (136)
2 32% (112)
1 11% (39)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X