Anne Brontë

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Anne Brontë
AnneBronte.jpg
A sketch o Brontë made bi her sister,
Charlotte Brontë, circa 1834
Born 17 Januar 1820(1820-01-17)
Thornton,
West Riding of Yorkshire,
Ingland
Died 28 Mey 1849(1849-05-28) (agit 29)
Scarborough,
North Riding of Yorkshire,
Ingland
Restin place St. Mary's Churchyard,
Scarborough, North Yorkshire,
Ingland
Pen name Acton Bell
Occupation Poetess, novelist, governess
Leid Inglis
Nationality Inglis
Period 1836–1849
Genres Feection, poetry
Leeterary movement Realism
Notable wirk(s) The Tenant o Wildfell Haw
Relative(s) Brontë family

Anne Brontë (/ˈbrɒnti/;[1][2] 17 Januar 1820 – 28 Mey 1849) wis a Breetish novelist an poet, the youngest member o the Brontë leeterary faimily.

The dauchter o a puir Erse clergyman in the Kirk o Ingland, Anne Brontë lived maist o her life wi her faimily at the parish o Haworth on the Yorkshire muirs. For a couple o years she went tae a boardin schuil. At the age o 19 she left Haworth an wirked as a govreness atween 1839 an 1845. Efter leavin her teachin poseetion, she fulfilled her leeterar ambitions. She wrote a volume o poetry wi her sisters (Poems bi Currer, Ellis, an Acton Bell, 1846) an twa novels. Agnes Grey, based upon her experiences as a govreness, wis published in 1847. Her seicont an last novel, The Tenant o Wildfell Haw, which is considered tae be ane o the first sustained feminist novels, appeared in 1848. Anne's life wis cut short when she died o pulmonary tuberculosis at the age o 29.

Mainly acause the re-publication o The Tenant o Wildfell Haw wis preventit bi Charlotte Brontë efter Anne's daith, she is less kent than her sisters Charlotte, author o fower novels includin Jane Eyre, an Emily, author o Wutherin Hichts.[3] However her novels, lik those o her sisters, hae acome classics o Inglis leeteratur.

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