Anne Brontë (7 January 1820 – 28 May 1849 / Thornton, West Riding of Yorkshire, England)
''All true histories contain instruction; though, in some, the treasure may be hard to find, and when found, so trivial in quantity that the dry, shrivelled kernel scarcely compensates for the trouble of cracking the nut.''Anne Brontë (1820-1849), British novelist, poet. Agnes Grey, ch. 1 (1847). Opening words.
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