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The Professor

AuthorCharlotte Bronte

NarratorJames Wilby

Duration9h 30m

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Classics

PublisherChivers

VersionUnabridged

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Working as a Professor in Brussels, William Crimsworth meets the fascinating Directrice of the neighbouring school, Mlle Zoraide Reuter, and recognising her as an intellectual equal, becomes powerfully attracted to her. Despite the fact that she is betrothed to another, Zoraide cannot release her hold over William, and tries to stand in the way of his finding love elsewhere. But new possibilities open up to him and he is not to be so easily deterred. Published two years after the author's death, 'The Professor' draws on Charlotte Bronte's own professional and personal experiences as a teacher in Brussels.

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