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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eliot, George, 1819-1880 -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [482]-484).

    Other titlesReader"s companion to George Eliot
    Statementedited by John Rignall.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    ContributionsRignall, John, 1942-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4680 .O94 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 500 p. :
    Number of Pages500
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3951163M
    ISBN 10019860422X
    LC Control Number2001044795

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    First published in Blackwood's Magazine in , The Lifted Veil is now one of George Eliot's most widely read and critically discussed short stories. A dark fantasy drawing on contemporary scientific interest in the physiology of the brain, mesmerism, phrenology, and experiments in revification, it is Eliot's anatomy of her own moral philosophy/5. What George Eliot teaches us. The first time I read George Eliot’s “Middlemarch,” I was seventeen years old, and was preparing to take the entrance examination for Oxford University. For.

      By contrast, Rebecca Mead’s “My Life in Middlemarch” is a beguilingly straightforward, resolutely orthodox and unshowy account of the writer’s lifelong admiration for George Eliot and for. The Oxford Reader's Companion to George Eliot. Oxford University Press, USA. John Rignall. Year: Language: english. File: You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed.


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