Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

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Discuss the features of Victorian Literature.

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Queen Victoria sat on the throne from 1837 until her death in 1901. Literature at the beginning of this period was still influenced by Romanticism, meaning that it often featured the supernatural, heightened, and intensified emotions. These characteristics are clearly evident in Wuthering Heights, from the ghost that taps at Lockwood's window, to Heathcliff and Catherine's overwhelming, destructive love.

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