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The early life of George Eliot

Mary H. Deakin

The early life of George Eliot

by Mary H. Deakin

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mary H. Deakin ; with an introductory note by C. H. Hereford.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4682 .D4 1977
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 188 p. ;
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4555382M
    ISBN 100848205723
    LC Control Number77025208
    OCLC/WorldCa3481310

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George Eliot, English Victorian novelist who developed the method of psychological analysis characteristic of modern fiction. Her major works include Adam Bede (), The Mill on the Floss (), Silas Marner (), Middlemarch (–72), and Daniel Deronda (). Evans was born on an estate of. George Eliot was the pen name (a writing name) used by the English novelist Mary Ann Evans, one of the most important writers of European fiction.

Her masterpiece, Middlemarch, is not only a major social record but also one of the greatest novels in the history of fiction. Mary Ann Evans was born Novemin Warwickshire, England. George Eliot's first novel ‘Adam Bede’ was described by her as a country story ‘full of breath of cows and the scent of hay’.

The book was not only rich in humor but was also popular because of its masterly realism. It was a combination of deep human sympathy and rigorous moral judgment. T he cover photograph on this new George Eliot biography tells you immediately that something is up.

Virtually every book about the novelist in modern times has used one particular image, a. George Eliot - George Eliot - Major works: At Weimar and Berlin she wrote some of her best essays for The Westminster and translated Spinoza’s Ethics (published in ), while Lewes worked on his groundbreaking life of Goethe.

By his pen alone he had to support his three surviving sons at school in Switzerland as well as Agnes, whom he gave £ a year, which was continued until her death. InEliot met George Henry Lewes, a philosopher and literary critic, who became the love of her life. Although he was married, his marriage was an open one (his wife, Agnes Jervis, had an open affair and four children with newspaper editor Thomas Leigh Hunt), and byhe and Eliot had decided to live together.

Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Deakin, Mary H. (Mary Hannah) Early life of George Eliot.

Folcroft, Pa.: Folcroft. George Eliot Biography. George Eliot, whose real name was Mary Anne Evans, may have been called ugly by the author Henry James, but James also admitted that Eliot was so intelligent that he couldn. It is published in Blackwood's Magazine. Lewes sent Eliot's story "Amos Barton" to his publisher under the pen name George Eliot.

The story is one of three published together as Scenes of Clerical Life, her first book of fiction. George Eliot is all but synonymous with Victorian realism; for D H Lawrence, she was the first novelist to start ‘putting all the action inside.’Here, Philip Davis, author of The Transferred Life of George Eliot, selects the best books by or about one of the greatest novelists of all time: ‘If you want to read literature that sets out to create a holding ground for raw human material.

M ary A nn E vans, as her father recorded in his diary, was born at Arbury Farm, at five o'clock in the morning of 22nd November Her father, Robert Evans, was son of George Evans, a builder and carpenter in Derbyshire. The family had migrated thither from Northop in Flintshire.

George Eliot Biography Childhood. Have you ever heard about this author. Surfing the Internet, you can find another name that identifies this author-Mary Ann Evans. According to the biographic data, the UK is the Motherland of the writer.

Speaking about her family, we should say that she had two siblings who were a real friend and support for him. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Deakin, Mary H. (Mary Hannah). Early life of George Eliot. Manchester, University Press, (OCoLC) From Gordon Haight's scrupulous work George Eliot through Ruby Redinger's feminist rethinking George Eliot: The Emergent Self and beyond, the unconventional life and probing fiction of Victorian England's loftiest female author has attracted the scrutiny of numerous biographers.

British scholar Kathryn Hughes's pungent account distinguishes itself by limning Mary Ann Evans's Cited by: "The Mill on the Floss" is George Eliot's novel, which tells the story of Tom and Maggie Tulliver, a brother and sister growing up on the river Floss near the village of St.

Oggs. Set in the early s over a period of ten to fifteen years, "The Mill on the Floss" follows the two main characters from childhood. George Eliot's image, by contrast, was rarely seen by anyone. Indeed, it was whispered that she was so hideous that, Medusa-like, you only had to look upon her to be turned to stone.

And her name, during its early years of fame, suggested the very opposite of Victorianism. George Eliot’s life is encapsulated in this narrative from Women of Words by Janet Teacher Bukovinsky () “At the age of thirteen, Eliot attended school in Coventry, near.

"The Mill On The Floss" is a novel that was written by George Eliot (the pen name of author Mary Ann Evans) and published in The novel was originally published in three parts.

It was very successful and was adapted into a film as early as It was Eliot's second novel and one of. George Eliot was born Mary Ann Evans on a Warwickshire farm in England, where she spent almost all of her early life.

She received a modest local education and was particularly influenced by one of her teachers, an extremely religious woman whom the novelist would 5/5(1). Thomas Stearns Eliot, better known as T.S. Eliot, was an American-English poet, playwright, literary critic, and editor.

Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements and fun facts about his life. Thomas Stearns Eliot, better known as T.S. Eliot, was an American-English poet, playwright, literary critic, and. If George Eliot’s Wikipedia entry has received an unusually high number of views this week, the responsibility lies with Lena Dunham, who tweeted .Looking for books by George Eliot?

See all books authored by George Eliot, including Middlemarch: A Study of Provincial Life, and Silas Marner: The Weaver of Raveloe, and more on George Eliot Biography Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans was born in Warwickshire inthe youngest child of Robert and Christina Evans.

She was deeply religious during her childhood and adolescence, a trait she developed partially from her family background and partially under the influence of Miss Lewis, the "principal governess" of a boarding school which Mary Ann attended from to