Villette [with Biographical Introduction]
"Villette" is an enthralling Victorian era novel by a famous author, following the story of Lucy Snowe as she embarks on a new chapter of her life after a family tragedy. Set in a strange town and an all-girls school, Lucy finds herself drawn into adventure and romance she never expected. This must-read for fans of the Bronte sisters explores themes of repression and the societal role of women.
first published in 1853