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Esther Waters.

Author: George Moore
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Series: Oxford world's classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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I daresay I shall get through my trouble somehow.'Esther Waters is a young, working-class woman with strong religious beliefs who takes a position as a kitchen-maid at a horse-racing estate. She is seduced and abandoned, and forced to support herself and her illegitimate child in any way that she can. The novel depicts with extraordinary candour Esther's struggles against prejudice and injustice, and the growth of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Moore, George.
Esther Waters.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George Moore
ISBN: 9780191632266 0191632260
OCLC Number: 958566906
Description: 1 online resource (385 pages).
Series Title: Oxford world's classics.

Abstract:

I daresay I shall get through my trouble somehow.'Esther Waters is a young, working-class woman with strong religious beliefs who takes a position as a kitchen-maid at a horse-racing estate. She is seduced and abandoned, and forced to support herself and her illegitimate child in any way that she can. The novel depicts with extraordinary candour Esther's struggles against prejudice and injustice, and the growth of her character as she determines to protect her son. Her moving story is set against the backdrop of a world of horse racing, betting, and public houses, whose vivid depiction led Jame.

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