Nathalie

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Charlotte Bronte to Julia Kavanagh, 21 January 1851: <br/><br/> "I fear you will have thought hard things of me ere this &mdash; pronounced me ungrateful [...] but the fact is I only received ""Nathalie"" a few days since; she has been waiting in London to come down in a parcel with some other books. At last however I have made her acquaintance, read her through from title-page to ""Finis"" [...] I was thoroughly interested and highly pleased. Your reader is made to realize places and persons; he becomes an inmate of the old Chateau of Sainville [...] Rose Montelieu is excellent; I thought those passages which refer to her illness and death to be among the very best in the book. Nathalie"s perverseness as well as her final submission struck me as a little exaggerated &mdash; as did some of the traits in M. de Sainville"s character &mdash; but I said I would not criticise [...] In short I have to thank you for a treat; the work merits success, and the favourable notices which have been given by the various literary journals may I trust be taken as evidences that it has secured it."

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The Brontes: Their Lives, Friendships and Correspondence

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The Brontes: Their Lives, Friendships and Correspondence
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Nathalie

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Evidence

Charlotte Bronte to Julia Kavanagh, 21 January 1851: <br/><br/> "I fear you will have thought hard things of me ere this &mdash; pronounced me ungrateful [...] but the fact is I only received ""Nathalie"" a few days since; she has been waiting in London to come down in a parcel with some other books. At last however I have made her acquaintance, read her through from title-page to ""Finis"" [...] I was thoroughly interested and highly pleased. Your reader is made to realize places and persons; he becomes an inmate of the old Chateau of Sainville [...] Rose Montelieu is excellent; I thought those passages which refer to her illness and death to be among the very best in the book. Nathalie"s perverseness as well as her final submission struck me as a little exaggerated &mdash; as did some of the traits in M. de Sainville"s character &mdash; but I said I would not criticise [...] In short I have to thank you for a treat; the work merits success, and the favourable notices which have been given by the various literary journals may I trust be taken as evidences that it has secured it."

Source

The Brontes: Their Lives, Friendships and Correspondence

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Aged 35 [Experience in 1851, born in 1816]

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/90921
Accessed on 2020/10/21 07:49:52

Related place
England
Related people
Bront&euml;, Charlotte
Related text or manuscript
The Brontes: Their Lives, Friendships and Correspondence
Related place
England
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