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My life in Middlemarch

Author: Rebecca Mead
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"A New Yorker writer revisits the seminal book of her youth--Middlemarch-- and fashions a singular, involving story of how a passionate attachment to a great work of literature can shape our lives and help us to read our own histories."--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Autobiographies
Literary
Named Person: George Eliot; Rebecca Mead; Rebecca Mead
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Mead
ISBN: 9780307984760 0307984761 0307984788 9780307984784
OCLC Number: 841039525
Description: 293 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Miss Brooke --
Old and young --
Waiting for death --
Three love problems --
The dead hand --
The widow and the wife --
Two temptations --
Sunrise and sunset.
Responsibility: Rebecca Mead.

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A celebration of George Eliot's life, work and greatest novel, exploring through a mixture of literary biography, deep reading and personal memoir how Middlemarch answers fundamental questions about  Read more...

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