The Professor (Paperback)

By Charlotte Bronte

Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, 9781503201569, 248pp.

Publication Date: November 13, 2014

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (12/31/2005)
Paperback (9/7/2018)
Paperback (8/22/2016)
Paperback (1/25/2014)
Paperback (4/30/2016)
Paperback (7/31/2003)
Paperback (4/14/2015)
Paperback (3/25/2017)
Paperback (1/21/2020)
Paperback (5/2/2013)
Paperback (2/11/2009)
Paperback (12/1/2015)
Paperback (3/23/2018)
Paperback (3/31/2019)

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Description

The book is the story of a young man, William Crimsworth, and is a first-person narrative from his perspective. It describes his maturation, his loves and his eventual career as a professor at an all-girls school. The story starts off with a letter William has sent to his friend Charles, detailing his refusal to his uncle's proposals to become a clergyman, as well as his first meeting with his rich brother Edward. Seeking work as a tradesman, William is offered the position of a clerk by Edward. However, Edward is jealous of William's education and intelligence and treats him terribly. By the actions of the sympathetic Mr. Hunsden, William is relieved of his position and gains a new job at an all-boys boarding school in Belgium.