Like the house itself, Wuthering Heights
is set on
the bleak Yorkshire moors, a fitting backdrop to this story of
love, torment and revenge, and a landscape familiar to
. Heathcliff is a foundling, adopted
and raised as one of the Earnshaw children. With this act of
charity , the seeds of ardent love and jealouosy are planted.
Catherine Earnshaw becomes devoted to Heathcliff, while her brother
Hindley always views him as a rival for Wuthering Heights.
only ever had one book published, but
it's one that lives forever in the mind with its doomed love affair
and strange wild poetry. This compact edition is nicely boxed and
features silver coloured edging on the outside of each page.
Cloth Bound, Gift Box Edition, 272 pp