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Emily Brontr the author of Wuthering Heights grew up in Yorkshire Yorkshire is a wild bleak spot There are few trees black rock and heather The land is dull and brown most of the year and little streams tumble everywhere There is a lot of rain mist and snow The people there are often very brutal World Book This was the world that Ms Brontr knew and therefore used as a setting for her novel The setting for the novel is two estates Wuthering Heights and Thrushcross Grange The Heights reflected almost perfectly is Yorkshire in a sense and the Grange is the exact opposite The beautifully structured estate and surrounding park show the contrast of the two places The peoples attitudes reflect their houses and the way they live The inhabitants of Wuthering Heights are much more bitter brutal and less mannered than those of Thrushcross Grange The structure surrounding land and inhabitants of Wuthering Heights and Thrushcross Grange represent the opposing worlds of the two houses The reader is first introduced to the Wuthering Heights estate As described in the first chapter of the book the name Wuthering Heights has a significant meaning Wuthering being a significant provincial adjective descriptive of the atmospheric tumult to which its station is exposed in stormy weather 10 At this point Mr Lockwood is the narrator and he is describing the outside of the house Excessive slant of a few stunted firs at the end of the house and by a range of gaunt thorns all stretching their limbs one way as if craving alms of the sun Happily the architect had foresight to build it strong the narrow windows are deeply set in the wall and the corners defended with large jutting stones 10 As Mr Lockwood goes on to enter the house his descriptions show more of the hostility and anger that is evident throughout the household One step brought
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