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Scenes of clerical life

Author: George Eliot; Hugh Thomson
Publisher: London ; New York : Macmillan, 1906.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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George Eliot's fiction debut work contains three stories of the lives of clergymen, with the aim of disclosing the value hidden in the commonplace. "The Sad Fortunes of the Rev. Amos Barton" portrays a character who is hard to like and easy to ridicule. "Mr. Gilfil's Love-Story," brings forth conflicting value systems revolving around a young woman, Caterina, and two men. "Janet's Repentance" is an account of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Eliot, George, 1819-1880.
Scenes of clerical life.
London ; New York : Macmillan, 1906
(OCoLC)567396782
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Eliot; Hugh Thomson
OCLC Number: 6701392
Description: viii, 429 [2] pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents: The sad fortunes of the Rev. Amos Barton.--Mr. Gilfil's love-story.--Janet's repentance.
Responsibility: by George Eliot ; with illustrations by Hugh Thomson.

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George Eliot's fiction debut work contains three stories of the lives of clergymen, with the aim of disclosing the value hidden in the commonplace. "The Sad Fortunes of the Rev. Amos Barton" portrays a character who is hard to like and easy to ridicule. "Mr. Gilfil's Love-Story," brings forth conflicting value systems revolving around a young woman, Caterina, and two men. "Janet's Repentance" is an account of conversion from sinfulness to righteousness achieved through the selfless endeavors of a clergyman.

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