''May you not rest, as long as I am living. You said I killed you - haunt me, then'' Lockwood, the new tenant of Thrushcross Grange on the bleak Yorkshire moors, is forced to seek shelter one night at Wuthering Heights, the home of his landlord. There he discovers the history of the tempestuous events that took place years before: of the intense passion between the foundling Heathcliff and Catherine Earnshaw, and her betrayal of him. As Heathcliff''s bitterness and vengeance is visited upon the next generation, their innocent heirs must struggle to escape the legacy of the past.
Emily Jane Bronte was born July 30, 1818, at Thornton in Yorkshire, the fifth of six children of Patrick and Maria Bronte. Although Emily did spend a few short times away from Haworth, it was her primary residence and the rectory where she resided now serves as a Bronte Museum. Emily''s only close friends were her brother Branwell and ...
Title:Wuthering Heights: (penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
Product dimensions:352 pages, 8.38 X 5.65 X 0.86 in
Shipping dimensions:352 pages, 8.38 X 5.65 X 0.86 in
Published:August 25, 2009
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780143105435

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