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Sara Selby Resources

Sara Selby has kindly shared the following resources with Excellence in Literature: Emily Brontë: A Biographical Sketch Wuthering Heights Family Trees Versification [Verse Structure Patterns] A Micro-History of the English Language *** These materials are reprinted here for educational purposes, … Continue reading

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Wuthering Heights Family Trees

Wuthering Heights Family Trees from Sara Selby Wuthering Heights can prove difficult for the first-time reader. Because names are repeated for characters in different generations, confusion is understandable. A pedigree developed by Charles Percy Sanger in his essay “The Structure … Continue reading

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Hareton Earnshaw Lineage in Wuthering Heights

A Wuthering Heights Family Tree from Sara Selby Hareton Earnshaw’s Lineage:

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Linton Heathcliff Lineage in Wuthering Heights

A Wuthering Heights Family Tree from Sara Selby Linton Heathcliff’s Lineage:

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Catherine Linton Lineage in Wuthering Heights

A Wuthering Heights Family Tree from Sara Selby Catherine Linton’s Lineage:

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Linton Line of Descent in Wuthering Heights

A Wuthering Heights Family Tree from Sara Selby The Linton Line of Descent:

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Earnshaw Line of Descent in Wuthering Heights

A Wuthering Heights Family Tree from Sara Selby The Earnshaw Line of Descent:  

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Versification by Sara Selby

Versification by Sara Selby Prosody is the study of the principles of verse structure, including metre, rhyme and other sound effects, and stanzaic patterns. METER, in English verse, refers to the pattern of stressed (´) and unstressed (x) syllables found … Continue reading

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A Micro-History of the English Language

A Micro-History of the English Language by Sara Selby In the family tree of world languages, English descends from the Indo-European branch, which can be traced to ca. 2500 BC. When the Romans arrived in the British Isles in 55 … Continue reading

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Emily Brontë: A Biographical Sketch by Sara Selby

Emily Jane Brontë 1818-1848 A Biographical Sketch by Sara Selby Emily Jane Brontë’s life, though short and tragic, had an overwhelming influence on her work. Marked by violent emotional upheavals, her childhood on the Yorkshire moors provided the folk background … Continue reading

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