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By Nancy Henry

The existence tale of the Victorian novelist George Eliot is as dramatic and intricate as her most sensible plots. This new overview of her existence and paintings combines contemporary biographical examine with penetrating literary feedback, leading to revealing new interpretations of her literary paintings.

  • A clean examine George Eliot's desirable lifestyles story
  • Includes unique new research of her writing
  • Deploys the newest biographical research
  • Combines literary feedback with biographical narrative to supply a rounded perspective

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