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Wuthering Heights

[wuhth -er-ing] /ˈwʌð ər ɪŋ/
noun
1.
a novel (1846) by Emily Brontë.
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  • By a strange freak of publishing, the book was issued as Wuthering Heights, vol.

    Charlotte Bronte and Her Circle Clement K. Shorter
  • We recognise Charlotte's sister; but not the author of 'Wuthering Heights.'

    Emily Bront A. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances) Robinson
  • So much share in 'Wuthering Heights' Branwell certainly had.

    Emily Bront A. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances) Robinson
  • But "Wuthering Heights" is a marvellous curiosity in literature.

    The Bront Family, Vol. 2 of 2 Francis A. Leyland
  • Wuthering Heights rose above this silvery vapour; but our old house was invisible; it rather dips down on the other side.

    Wuthering Heights Emily Bronte
  • Wuthering Heights is her only novel, for she died the year after its publication.

    The Age of Tennyson Hugh Walker
Wuthering Heights in Culture
Wuthering Heights (1847)

A novel by Emily Bront&edie; about the thwarted love of two young people, Catherine and Heathcliff, and the cruel suffering Heathcliff inflicts on all involved in their separation.

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