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The Cambridge Companion to George Eliot

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This volume of specially-commissioned essays provides accessible introductions to all aspects of George Eliot's writing by some of the most distinguished new and established scholars and critics of Victorian literature. The essays are comprehensive, scholarly and lucidly written, and at the same time offer original insights into the work of one of the most important Victorian novelists, and into her complex and often scandalous career. Discussions of her life, the social, political, and intellectual grounding of her work, and her relation to Victorian feminism provide valuable criticism of everything from her early journalism to her poetry. Each essay contributes to a new understanding of the great fiction, from Adam Bede and The Mill on the Floss to Daniel Deronda. With its supplementary material, including a chronology and a guide to further reading, this Companion is an invaluable tool for scholars and students alike.

Paperback in Very Good condition. Cover has only minor visible wear with slight dog-earing to corners. Rear has sticker ghost. Solid binding. Previous owner signature on inside front cover, otherwise interior contains no marks, annotation or marginalia.

Item details

Added value:
Extensive cited and further reading.
Author(s):
Levine, George (Ed)
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
6 x 9"
Edition:
2001
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
052166473X
ISBN-13:
9780521664738
Number of pages:
248
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press

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This volume of specially-commissioned essays provides accessible introductions to all aspects of George Eliot's writing by some of the most distinguished new and established scholars and critics of Victorian literature. The essays are comprehensive, scholarly and lucidly written, and at the same time offer original insights into the work of one of the most important Victorian novelists, and into her complex and often scandalous career. Discussions of her life, the social, political, and intellectual grounding of her work, and her relation to Victorian feminism provide valuable criticism of everything from her early journalism to her poetry. Each essay contributes to a new understanding of the great fiction, from Adam Bede and The Mill on the Floss to Daniel Deronda. With its supplementary material, including a chronology and a guide to further reading, this Companion is an invaluable tool for scholars and students alike.

Paperback in Very Good condition. Cover has only minor visible wear with slight dog-earing to corners. Rear has sticker ghost. Solid binding. Previous owner signature on inside front cover, otherwise interior contains no marks, annotation or marginalia.

Added value:
Extensive cited and further reading.
Author(s):
Levine, George (Ed)
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
6 x 9"
Edition:
2001
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
052166473X
ISBN-13:
9780521664738
Number of pages:
248
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press

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