Filed under Mary Brunton

Mary Brunton: Discipline

Miss Ellen Percy is spoiled rotten and takes for granted her family.  With the early moralistic stirrings of pre-Victoriania*  Mary Brunton sets her heroine down a brutal series of trials and tribulations that remind me a little of the bleakness of Nathaniel Hawthorne mixed with a tamer vanilla Story of O.  There is a touch … Continue reading