Winifred Gérin

Standard Name: Gérin, Winifred
Used Form: Winifred Gerin


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Family and Intimate relationships Mary Taylor
MT 's mother, Anne (Tickell) Taylor , has been described as a cold, Calvinistic chapel-goer
Murray, Janet Horowitz, and Mary Taylor. “Introduction”. Miss Miles; or, A Tale of Yorkshire Life 60 Years Ago, Oxford University Press, p. vii - xxiv.
and appears as an ungenial matron
Taylor, Mary. Mary Taylor, Friend of Charlotte Brontë: Letters from New Zealand and Elsewhere. Editor Stevens, Joan, Auckland University Press; Oxford University Press.
in Charlotte Brontë 's Shirley. Mary and her mother did not...
Reception Emily Brontë
Muriel Spark vigorously promoted the work of the Brontës in the mid twentieth century, and Winifred Gérin was another important early biographer. Later in the century, J. Hillis Miller provided an influential deconstructive reading of...
Textual Production Daphne Du Maurier
She had heard that a well-known biographer, Winifred Gérin , was also working on a life of Branwell Brontë, but felt so attached to her own project that she continued with it. Her biography came...


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Gérin, Winifred. Anne Thackeray Ritchie: A Biography. Oxford University Press, 1981.
Gérin, Winifred. Charlotte Brontë: The Evolution of Genius. Clarendon Press, 1967.
Gérin, Winifred. Emily Brontë: A Biography. Oxford University Press, 1971.
Brontë, Anne, and Winifred Gérin. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall. Editor Hargreaves, Geoffrey Duncan, Penguin, 1979.