Penguin Classics: Agnes Grey

Anne's classic story of the Victorian governess's life

£6.99

by Anne Brontë.

Edited with an introduction & notes by Angeline Goreau. ‘The name of governess, I soon found, was a mere mockery…my pupils had no more notion of obedience than a wild, unbroken colt’. The timeless & compelling insight into the Victorian middle classes, bolstered by Goreau’s examination of the author’s relationship with her sisters & unhappy career as a governess.

Penguin, paperback, 2004, 276 pages

£6.99

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by Anne Brontë.

Edited with an introduction & notes by Angeline Goreau. ‘The name of governess, I soon found, was a mere mockery…my pupils had no more notion of obedience than a wild, unbroken colt’. The timeless & compelling insight into the Victorian middle classes, bolstered by Goreau’s examination of the author’s relationship with her sisters & unhappy career as a governess.

Penguin, paperback, 2004, 276 pages