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Daniel Deronda

Author: George Eliot; Graham Handley
Publisher: Oxford [Oxfordshire] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Deronda, a high-minded young man searching for his path in life, finds himself drawn by a series of dramatic encounters into two contrasting worlds: the English country-house life of Gwendolen Harleth, a high-spirited beauty trapped in an oppressive marriage, and the very different lives of a poor Jewish girl, Mirah, and her family. As Deronda uncovers the long-hidden secret of his own parentage, Eliot's moving and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
Didactic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Eliot; Graham Handley
ISBN: 0198125577 9780198125570
OCLC Number: 10207664
Description: xxxvi, 755 pages, [1] pages of plates : facsimile ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: George Eliot ; edited by Graham Handley.

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Deronda, a high-minded young man searching for his path in life, finds himself drawn by a series of dramatic encounters into two contrasting worlds: the English country-house life of Gwendolen Harleth, a high-spirited beauty trapped in an oppressive marriage, and the very different lives of a poor Jewish girl, Mirah, and her family. As Deronda uncovers the long-hidden secret of his own parentage, Eliot's moving and suspenseful narrative opens up a world of Jewish experience previously unknown to the Victorian novel.

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