Wuthering Heights - Wordsworth Classics (Paperback)
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Wuthering Heights - Wordsworth Classics (Paperback)

(author), (author of introduction and notes), (series editor)
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Paperback 272 Pages / Published: 05/05/1992
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Introduction and Notes by John S. Whitley, University of Sussex.

Wuthering Heights is a wild, passionate story of the intense and almost demonic love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff, a foundling adopted by Catherine's father. After Mr Earnshaw's death, Heathcliff is bullied and humiliated by Catherine's brother Hindley and wrongly believing that his love for Catherine is not reciprocated, leaves Wuthering Heights, only to return years later as a wealthy and polished man. He proceeds to exact a terrible revenge for his former miseries.

The action of the story is chaotic and unremittingly violent, but the accomplished handling of a complex structure, the evocative descriptions of the lonely moorland setting and the poetic grandeur of vision combine to make this unique novel a masterpiece of English literature.

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd
ISBN: 9781853260018
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 173 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 14 mm

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“the greatest romance book EVER!!!”

i read this a while ago now. it was amazing,its a passionate, gothic, unconventional romance.abseloutly perfect.my all time fav book- and ive read alot of books.

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