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George Eliot : a biography

Author: Gordon Sherman Haight
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1985.
Series: Penguin literary biographies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this biography, the author examines the relationship between George Eliot's life and work. He illuminates the sources of the novelist's inspiration and conveys the complex and sometimes  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: George Eliot; George Eliot
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon Sherman Haight
ISBN: 0140166327 9780140166323 0140580255 9780140580259
OCLC Number: 29878991
Notes: Originally published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1968.
Description: xii, 616 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: 1.A little sister. --
2.The holy war. --
3.High attics. --
4.The conditions essential to human happiness. --
5.The need to be loved. --
6.Some One to Lean Upon. --
7.A strong-minded woman. --
8.The real drama of evangelicalism: Scenes of Clerical Life. --
9.Adam Bede. --
10.The Mill on the Floss and Silas Marner. --
9.Romola. --
12.Felix Holt and The Spanish Gypsy. --
13.Middlemarch. --
14.Daniel Deronda. --
15.Widow and wife.
Series Title: Penguin literary biographies.
Responsibility: Gordon S. Haight.

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