Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849

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Anne Brontë (b. January 17, 1820, Thornton, Yorkshire, England–d. May 28, 1849, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England), English novelist and poet, was the youngest member of the Brontë literary family. She known for her her novel, The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, published uner her pseudonym, Acton Bell.
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referencedIn Benson, Arthur Christopher, 1862-1925. Letters, 1890-1925. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855. Autograph letter signed, numbered 166 : to Ellen [Nussey], [18]49 May 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Brontë Family Collection TXRC99-A20., 1833-1858 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Morris L. Parrish Collection of Victorian Novelists. Ephemera of or relating to the Parrish Collection. Princeton University Library
creatorOf Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849. Autograph manuscript signed of the last nine stanzas of Views of Life ["When sinks my heart in hopeless gloom"] : Haworth, 1845 June. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Dry, Florence Swinton. Unpublished typescripts on the sources of works by the Brontës / by Florence Dry. University of Leeds, Brotherton Library, Leeds University Library
referencedIn Worsley, John, b. 1811. Travel diary detailing four tours of Europe and Great Britain, 1861-1864. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849. To Cowper and other poems : autograph manuscripts of 9 poems, signed, 1842-1845. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Miscellaneous clippings concerning various members of the Bronte family, clipped from journals and pasted into a copy of The Quiver, a journal. California State University East Bay, Hayward Campus Library
creatorOf Letter from Anne Brontë to W. S. Williams, reader at Smith and Elder, publishers, apologising on behalf of Charlotte who was too overcome by the death of their brother Branwell to reply to a letter from Williams; 29 Sept. 1848. Printed in The Shakesp... British Library
referencedIn Dickinson family library, 1810-1977. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855. Autograph letter signed : [Haworth], to W.S. Williams, 1850 Sept. 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Emily Brontë collection of papers, 1832-1848 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
creatorOf Brontë family. Correspondence and literary manuscripts of, or relating to members of the Brontë family. University of Leeds, Brotherton Library, Leeds University Library
creatorOf Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849. Verses by Lady Geralda : manuscript, 1837. Princeton University Library
referencedIn Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855. Autograph letter signed : [Haworth], to W.S. Williams, 1849 May 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Correspondence and literary manuscripts of, or relating to, members of the Bronté family, 1812-1925 Leeds University Library
creatorOf Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849. Verses by Lady Geralda : manuscript, 1837. Princeton University Library
creatorOf Parrish, Morris Longstreth, 1867-1944,. Morris L. Parrish collection of Victorian novelists, 1806-1958 (bulk 1830s-1930s). Princeton University Library
referencedIn Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855. Autograph letter, numbered 164 : to Ellen [Nussey], 18[49] Apr. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Brontë, Patrick, 1777-1861. Letter to [Sarah DeGarrs] Newsome. Yorkshire, Eng. 1855 June 12. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf 'Self-communion' and 'The Narrow Way': two poems by Anne Brontë; 1847-1848. Autograph fair copies, with revisions and deletions, written on both sides of nine octavo leaves of white wove paper and on one side only of a tenth. Watermark 'J Whatman/183..., 1847-1848 British Library
creatorOf Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849. Collection of autograph manuscripts signed : [Haworth], 1838 Jan. 24-1841 Aug. 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Prato, Rodica. The Brontë Way : [West Yorkshire, England / drawn by] Rodica Prato. Library of Congress
creatorOf De Kenessey, Stefania M. A prayer : op. 18, no. 2 / Stefania Maria de Kenessey. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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associatedWith Benson, Arthur Christopher, 1862-1925. person
sibling of Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855. person
sibling of Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848 person
memberOf Brontë family. family
memberOf Bronté Family family
memberOf Brontë Family family
childOf Brontë, Patrick, 1777-1861. person
childOf Brontë, Patrick Branwell, 1817-1848 person
associatedWith De Kenessey, Stefania M. person
associatedWith Dickinson family, collector. family
associatedWith Dry, Florence Swinton. person
associatedWith Lahey, Marguerite Duprez, 1878-1958, person
associatedWith Parrish, Morris Longstreth, 1867-1944, person
associatedWith Prato, Rodica. person
associatedWith Taylor, Robert H., person
associatedWith Worsley, John, b. 1811. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Scarborough UK
Thornton (Bradford) UK
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Women poets, English--19th century--Manuscripts
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Novelists
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Poets
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Birth 1820-01-17

Death 1849-05-28

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