Show Summary Details

Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD REFERENCE (www.oxfordreference.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2013. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single entry from a reference work in OR for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 08 August 2020

Palace School, 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to the Brontes
Author(s):

Christine Alexander

where ‘Little King and Queens’ and Governors supervise the education of the young nobility in the *Islanders' Play. The school is in a magnificent Corinthian palace that towers over the silent grandeur of Vision Island. It has a subterranean dungeon where rebellious children and ‘wicked cockneys’ are tortured and kept in cells. To control the unjust discipline of ... ...

Access to the complete content on Oxford Reference requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can''t find the answer there, please contact us.