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George Eliot’s Originals and Contemporaries
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Gordon S. Haight
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-06-18 - Publisher: Springer

Gathers 14 of Gordon S. Haight's essays on the life and work of Victorian authors and artists, among them George Eliot, George Henry Lewes, Thomas Carlyle, Charles Dickens, George Meredith, Lord Tennyson, Robert Browning, and G.F. Watts.
The Life of George Eliot
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Nancy Henry
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-02 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

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
George Eliot's English Travels
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Kathleen McCormack
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-11-16 - Publisher: Routledge

George Eliot’s more than fifty long and short journeys within England took her to dozens of sites scattered around the country. Revising the traditional notion that George Eliot drew her settings and characters only from the areas of her Warwickshire childhood, Kathleen McCormack demonstrates that English travel furnished the novelist
Before George Eliot
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Fionnuala Dillane
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-15 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Fionnuala Dillane revisits the first decade of Marian Evans's working life to explore the influence of the periodical press on her emergence as George Eliot and on her subsequent responses to fame. This interdisciplinary study discusses the significance of Evans's work as a journalist, editor and serial-fiction writer in the
Modernizing George Eliot
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: K.M. Newton
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-08 - Publisher: A&C Black

George Eliot's work has been subject to a wide range of critical questioning, most of which relates her substantially to a Victorian context and intellectual framework. This book examines the ways in which her work anticipates significant aspects of writing in the twentieth and indeed twenty first century in regard