Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848

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Emily Bronte was a British poet and novelist. Born on July 30, 1818, she began writing poetry at the age of eighteen and continued throughout her life although the poems were not intended for publication. Her only novel, Wuthering Heights, was published in 1847.

From the guide to the Emily Brontë collection of papers, 1832-1848, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.)

Emily Jane Brontë (b. July 30, 1818, Thornton, Yorkshire, England-d. December 19, 1848, Haworth, Yorkshire, England), English novelist and poet best known for her only novel, Wuthering Heights.

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British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001219.0x000147

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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
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
referencedIn Brontë family. Correspondence and literary manuscripts of, or relating to members of the Brontë family. University of Leeds, Brotherton Library, Leeds University Library
creatorOf Lehrman, Leonard. The night is darkening round me : for men's chorus with optional accompaniment of piano and/or suspended cymbal : op. 7p / music, Leonard Lehrman ; words, Emily Brontë. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Brontë, Emily Jane, 1818-1848. Cumbres Borrascosas [recurso electrónico] / Emily Brontë. Biblioteca Nacional de Mexico
creatorOf Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848. Studio one-- "Wuthering heights" / by Emily Bronte. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956. Autograph letter signed with initials : Old Park, Penn [near High Wycombe], to Tom Turner / [1944 Apr. 29]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Bacon, Ernst, 1898-1990. Gentle greeting / words by Emily Bronté ; [music by] Ernst Bacon. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Morris L. Parrish Collection of Victorian Novelists. Ephemera of or relating to the Parrish Collection. Princeton University Library
creatorOf Letter from Emily Brontë to Ellen Nussey; [22? May 1843] (date supplied by Ellen Nussey). Printed in The Shakespeare Head Brontë, Life and Letters, vol. i, p. 298. Ashley Library Catalogue, ix, p. 24.Octavo; ff. ii+1.Emily Jane Brontë, author: Ellen... British Library
referencedIn Donald and Katharine Foley Collection of Penguin Books, 1935-1965 The Bancroft Library.
creatorOf Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848. The night of storms has passed : [Haworth] : autograph manuscript signed, 1837 June 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hecht, Ben, 1894-1964. Wuthering Heights : [screenplay / by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur]. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf Gunderson, Steve. 'Tis sweet to wander / Steve Gunderson, composer. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848. All day I have toiled, but not in pain : five quatrains : manuscript, 1837-1839. Princeton University Library
referencedIn Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855. Autograph letter signed : [Haworth], to W.S. Williams, 1849 May 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn JOHN IRELAND COLLECTION. Vol. XXVIII. Songs. ff. 55. Largest size 377 x 277mm. 1. ff. 2-3. 'The Vagabond', song; Feb. 1922. Score. Text by John Masefield. Engraver's markings. Published London: Augener, 1922. Proof sheets corrected by the composer ar..., 1922-1927 British 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
creatorOf Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848. Published and unpublished poems : typescript carbon with scholarly notes, nd. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Blake, Cheryl. The making of meaning in Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights / by Cheryl Blake. University of Houston, Clear Lake, Alfred R. Neumann Library
creatorOf Parrish, Morris Longstreth, 1867-1944,. Morris L. Parrish collection of Victorian novelists, 1806-1958 (bulk 1830s-1930s). Princeton University Library
creatorOf Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph). Wuthering Heights / by Randolph Carter based on the book by Emily Bronte ; directed by Rosemary Dunsmore, 2002 - performance files. University of Guelph
referencedIn Floyd, Carlisle. Carlisle Floyd papers, 1944-2000. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph). Wuthering Hights / by Randolph carter, adapted from the book by Emily Bronte ; directed by Rosemary Dunsmore, set designed by Debra Hanson, 2002 - set model. University of Guelph
creatorOf Ballantine, Edward, 1886-1971. Lake Werna's water : for chorus of women's voices with piano accompaniment / Edward Ballantine ; poem by Emily Bronté, 1818-1848. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
creatorOf Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848. Transcripts of poems by Charlotte and Emily Jane Brontë : [n.p.], [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Brontë, Patrick, 1777-1861. Letter to [Sarah DeGarrs] Newsome. Yorkshire, Eng. 1855 June 12. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855. ALS : to Ellen Nussey, [1846] July 24. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Wilcher, Phillip. Spellbound : voice and piano [music] / music by Phillip Wilcher ; text by Emily Brontë. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Poetical Notebook used for fair copies by Emily Brontë; 1839. Autograph fair copies, with revisions, written on both sides of twelve octavo leaves of ruled cream wove paper. Watermark 'J Rump / 1831'. The leaves once formed part of a notebook, but we..., 1839 British Library
creatorOf Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph). Wuthering Heights / by Randolph Carter, adapted from the book by Emily Bronte ; directed by Rosemary Dunsmore, 2002 - Reviews and Articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848. And now the housedog stretched [sic] once more : [Haworth] : autograph manuscript signed, 1839 July 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Brontë Family Collection TXRC99-A20., 1833-1858 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848. I am the only being whose doom : six quatrains : manuscript, 1837-1839. Princeton University Library
creatorOf Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848. All day I have toiled, but not in pain : five quatrains : manuscript, 1837-1839. Princeton University Library
creatorOf Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848. Companions all day long we've stood : [Haworth] : autograph manuscript signed of the poem, 1840 Sept. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Locker-Lampson, Warburg, Grimson autograph album, 1552-1890. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, 1828-1882. Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to William Allingham, [1854] Sept. 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Kemble, Fanny, 1809-1893,. Autograph letters signed from Fanny Kemble to various recipients [manuscript], 1831-1890. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Theatre Aquarius Archives. Wuthering Heights / by Randolph Carter, based on the book by Emily Bronte ; directed by Rosemary Dunsmore, 2002 - House Program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Hecht, Ben, 1893-1964. Wuthering heights : mimeograph copy of typescript, [1937]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Letters (5) from Charlotte Brontë to W. S. Williams and Ellen Nussey; 1848-1854. For a further letter to Williams see 164, and to Miss Nussey see 168. Ashley Library Catalogue, i, pp. 76-77. As follows:―1. Letter to W. S. Williams, chiefly concerned ..., 1848-1854 British Library
referencedIn Cone, Edward T. [Two women] : autograph manuscript, 1987. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Ratchford, Fannie Elizabeth, 1888-. Typewritten letter signed : Austin, Texas, to Mrs. H.H. Bonnell, 1955 July 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855. Autograph letter signed : [Haworth], to W.S. Williams, 1850 Sept. 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Dickinson family library, 1810-1977. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848. I am the only beings whose doom : six quatrains : manuscript, 1837-1839. Princeton University Library
referencedIn Prato, Rodica. The Brontë Way : [West Yorkshire, England / drawn by] Rodica Prato. Library of Congress
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1976. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn [Commonplace book], [ca. 1839-1854]. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Benson, Arthur Christopher, 1862-1925. Letters, 1890-1925. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Stuart, J. A. Erskine. J. A. Erskine Stuart correspondence, 1893 April 23. Library of Congress
creatorOf Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848. No coward soul is mine : [n.p.] : transcript in the hand of Charlotte Brontë of the opening stanza plus two words of Emily's poem, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848. Cold in the earth--and the deep snow piled above thee, [Remembrance] : [Haworth] : autograph manuscript signed, [n.d. but watermark 1837,probably written ca. March 1845]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Correspondence and literary manuscripts of, or relating to, members of the Bronté family, 1812-1925 Leeds University Library
referencedIn Swinburne, Algernon Charles, 1837-1909. Emily Bronte : essay, 1883. Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Emily Brontë collection of papers, 1832-1848 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Bell, Clive, 1881-1964. Collection of five autograph letters signed : Melksham [Wiltshire], Charleston [Firle], and Bloomsbury [London], to Vita Sackville-West, 1927 June 4-Sept. 27 and undated. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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associatedWith Bacon, Ernst, 1898-1990. person
associatedWith Ballantine, Edward, 1886-1971. person
associatedWith Bell, Clive, 1881-1964. person
associatedWith Benson, Arthur Christopher, 1862-1925. person
associatedWith Berg, Albert Ashton, 1872-1950 person
associatedWith Berg, Henry W., 1858-1938 person
associatedWith Blake, Cheryl. person
associatedWith Bonnell, Henry Houston, Mrs. person
associatedWith Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849 person
associatedWith Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855. person
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associatedWith Brontë, Patrick, 1777-1861. person
associatedWith Brontë, Patrick Branwell, 1817-1848 person
associatedWith Cone, Edward T. person
associatedWith De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956. person
associatedWith Dickinson family, collector. family
associatedWith Dry, Florence Swinton. person
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associatedWith Foley, Donald L. person
associatedWith Foley, Katharine person
associatedWith Gunderson, Steve person
associatedWith Hecht, Ben, 1893-1964. person
associatedWith Howe, W. T. H. (William Thomas Hildrup) person
associatedWith Huxley, Leonard, 1860-1933. person
associatedWith Kemble, Fanny, 1809-1893, person
associatedWith Lehrman, Leonard. person
associatedWith Locker-Lampson, Frederick, 1821-1895 person
associatedWith Locker-Lampson, Frederick, 1821-1895 person
associatedWith Nicholls, Arthur Bell, 1817-1906. person
associatedWith Nussey, Ellen person
associatedWith Parrish, Morris Longstreth, 1867-1944, person
associatedWith Prato, Rodica. person
associatedWith Ratchford, Fannie Elizabeth, 1888- person
associatedWith Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, 1828-1882. person
associatedWith Stuart, J. A. Erskine. person
associatedWith Swinburne, Algernon Charles, 1837-1909. person
associatedWith Taylor, Robert H., person
associatedWith Theatre Aquarius Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph) corporateBody
associatedWith Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph) corporateBody
associatedWith Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph) corporateBody
associatedWith Wilcher, Phillip. person
associatedWith Worsley, John, b. 1811. person
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Haworth ENG GB
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 00 GB
England ENG GB
Subject
Novels
Women poets, English--19th century--Manuscripts
Fiction
English poetry--19th century
English literature--19th century
Ciegos--Libros y lectura
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Novelists
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Birth 1818-07-30

Death 1848-12-19

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