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Romola

Author: George Eliot; Dorothea Barrett
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1996.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents George Eliot's 1862 novel about Romola, a woman who, having grown up subservient to her scholar-father, and endured an unhappy marriage, has a passionate intellectual and spiritual awakening in Renaissance Florence.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Girolamo Savonarola
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Eliot; Dorothea Barrett
ISBN: 0140434704 9780140434705
OCLC Number: 36415632
Notes: Includes facsimile of original t.p.
Description: xxxiv, 640 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: George Eliot ; edited with introduction by Dorothea Barrett.
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Although not among George Eliot's most admired works, this story is set in Florence at the end of the 15th century. It re-creates the picturesque complexion of the city and the characters of the  Read more...

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George Eliot s humanity colors all her other gifts her humor, her morality, and her exquisite rhetoric. Henry James"

 
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