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Eliot, George, 1819-1880, author

In 'Middlemarch', George Eliot fashions a concept of life and society free of the dogma of the past yet able to confront the scepticism of the age

Paperback, Book. English. Classics.
Published London: Penguin, 2012

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Statement of responsibility: George Eliot
ISBN: 0141199792, 9780141199795
Note: This edition originally published: 1994.
Physical Description: ix, 922 pages ; 20 cm.
Series: Penguin English library
Subject: Great Britain Social life and customs Fiction.
Series Title: Penguin English library.

Author note

Mary Ann Evans (George Eliot) (1819-80) was a philosopher, journalist and translator before she became a novelist, her first stories being published in 1856. She led an unconventional life, co-editing the liberal journalWestminster Reviewfor three years and living with the married man and philosopher George Henry Lewes. Her novels are among the greatest of the nineteenth century.

The Mill on the Floss,Silas MarnerandDaniel Derondaare all published in the Penguin English Library.