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The life of George Eliot : a critical biography

Author: Nancy Henry
Publisher: Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
Series: Blackwell critical biographies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The life story of the Victorian novelist George Eliot is as dramatic and complex as her best plots. This new assessment of her life and work combines recent biographical research with penetrating literary criticism, resulting in revealing new interpretations of her literary work. A fresh look at George Eliot's captivating life storyIncludes original new analysis of her writingDeploys the latest biographical  Read more...
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Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Henry, Nancy, 1965-
Life of George Eliot.
Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012
(DLC) 2011047212
(OCoLC)761334926
Named Person: George Eliot; George Eliot
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Henry
ISBN: 9781118274668 1118274660 9781118274675 1118274679
OCLC Number: 780445064
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: The history of a writer : George Eliot and biographies --
Early years (1819-1849) --
London and George Lewes (1850-54) --
Marian Lewes and George Eliot (1855-59) --
Silas Marner and Romola (1860-64) --
Felix Holt, the radical and The Spanish gypsy (1865-69) --
Middlemarch (1870-72) --
Daniel Deronda (1873-76) --
Impressions of Theophrastus Such (1877-78) --
The final years : 1879 to Cross's life.
Series Title: Blackwell critical biographies.
Responsibility: Nancy Henry.
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The life story of the Victorian novelist George Eliot is as dramatic and complex as her best plots. This new assessment of her life and work combines recent biographical research with penetrating  Read more...

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