Emily Brontë

Emily Jane Brontë (/ˈbrɒnti/;[1][2] 30 Julie 1818 – 19 December 1848)[3] wis an Inglis novelist an poet, best remembered for her anly novel, Wutherin Hichts, nou considered a classic o Inglis leeteratur. Emily wis the third eldest o the fower survivin Brontë siblings, atween the youngest Anne an her brither Branwell. She wrote unner the pen name Ellis Bell.

Emily Brontë
Emily Brontë cropped.jpg
A portrait o Brontë made
bi her brither, Branwell Brontë
BornEmily Jane Brontë
30 Julie 1818(1818-07-30)
West Riding of Yorkshire,
Dee'd19 December 1848(1848-12-19) (aged 30)
Haworth, Yorkshire, Ingland
Pen nameEllis Bell
ThriftPoet, novelist, govreness
GenreFeection, poetry
Leeterar muivementRomanticism
Notable warksWuthering Heights
RelativesBrontë faimily


  1. American Heritage and Collins dictionaries
  2. Columbia Encyclopedia
  3. The New Encyclopædia Britannica, Volume 2. Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc. 1992. p. 546.