Villette Sources and ClassicNote Author

  • Brontë, Charlotte. Villette. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1992.
  • Peters, Margot. Charlotte Brontë: Style in the Novel. Madison and London: University of Wisconsin Press, 1973.
  • Gaskell, Elizabeth C. The Life of Charlotte Brontë. Oxford: Oxford University Press [1857], 1978.
  • Gilbert, Sandra M., and Susan Gubar. The Madwoman in the Attic: The Woman Writer and the Nineteenth-Century Literary Imagination. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2000.
  • Millet, Kate. Sexual Politics. New York: Doubleday, 1970.
  • Ohman, Carol. "Historical Reality and 'Divine Appointment' in Charlotte Brontë's Fiction." Signs 2:4 (Summer 1977), 757-778.

  • Oxford University Press [subscription required]. "[Various entries]." Oxford English Dictionary--Unabridged. 2007-08-16. <>.
  • Columbia University Press. "Brontë Short Biography." The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia. 2004-01-01. 2007-09-13. <>.