The Professor (Vintage Editions)

The Professor (Vintage Editions)


The Professor used to be the 1st novel via Charlotte Brontë. It was once initially written prior to Jane Eyre and rejected via many publishing homes, yet used to be finally released posthumously in 1857. The booklet is the tale of a tender guy, William Crimsworth, and is a first-person narrative from his standpoint. It describes his maturation, his loves and his eventual occupation as a professor at an all-girls university. the tale starts with a letter William has despatched to his good friend Charles, detailing his refusal to his uncle's proposals to turn into a priest, in addition to his first assembly together with his wealthy brother Edward. looking paintings as a tradesman, William is on the market the location of a clerk by way of Edward. even if, Edward is jealous of William's schooling and intelligence and treats him extraordinarily. via the activities of the sympathetic Mr. Hunsden, William is relieved of his place and earnings a brand new task at an all-boys boarding institution in Belgium. the radical is predicated upon Charlotte Brontë's studies in Brussels, the place she studied as a language scholar and used to be a instructor in 1842.

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