Book Reviews of The Professor (Penguin Classics)

The Professor (Penguin Classics)
The Professor - Penguin Classics
Author: Charlotte Bronte, Heather Glen
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ISBN-13: 9780140433111
ISBN-10: 0140433112
Publication Date: 6/6/1989
Pages: 320
Rating:
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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3.5 stars, based on 11 ratings
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Book Type: Paperback
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reviewed The Professor (Penguin Classics) on
Another wonderfully eloquent novel by Charlotte Bronte. It is said that she had difficulty getting a publisher for this novel due to its ordinary story of that time. I found it relevent for anyone looking for that special vocation, or someone in their life, and the struggles that go along with "the everyday life". Also of course it is a book for anyone who is in love with finely written literature. The Bronte sisters are awesome and rereading Jane Eyre brought me back to them- this was then the second one I read. I am reading Agnes Gray right now than Emma up next.
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For those who enjoy Bronte's witty, thoughtful, independent-thinking and reflective characters, this story is wonderful. Shorter than most of her works, it's an easy read, but still has all the good stuff Bronte offers. Enjoy!
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The Professor
This early story is one of the everyday life of a schoolteacher. Don't look for any suspense or action; you won't find it. Yet this seemingly mundane manuscript will still hold your interest.

Emma
A bonus in this publication is the inclusion of three chapters of an unfinished work: a must read for any admirer of Bronte.
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This book has quite a bit of French in it. I know English and German. This version of the book has the French portions translated into English in the Appendix, so you don't miss a thing!
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