The Secret History of Jane Eyre
How Charlotte Brontë Wrote Her MasterpieceBook - 2017
The story behind Charlotte Brontë's beloved classic examines how and why she emphatically concealed her authorship from even her closest friends to hide difficult parallels in her own life, including an invalid father, a dissolute sibling, and her passion for a married man.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2017
Branch Call Number: 823.8 B7897P 2017
Characteristics: 254 pages ; 25 cm
From Library Staff
Why did Charlotte insist on hiding her authorship of JANE EYRE from everyone but her sisters? Pfordresher lays bare the painful parallels between Charlotte’s life and her novel.