A Companion to George Eliot (Blackwell Companions to by Amanda Anderson,Harry E. Shaw

By Amanda Anderson,Harry E. Shaw

This assortment bargains scholars and students of Eliot’s paintings a well timed serious reappraisal of her corpus, together with her poetry and non-fiction, reflecting the newest advancements in literary feedback. It gains cutting edge research ­exploring the relation among Eliot’s Victorian highbrow sensibilities and people of our personal era.

  • A complete choice of essays written by means of major Eliot scholars 
  • Offers a modern reappraisals of Eliot’s paintings reflecting a extensive variety of present educational pursuits, together with faith, technology, ethics, politics, and aesthetics  
  • Reflects the very most up-to-date advancements in  literary scholarship
  • Traces the unveiling hyperlinks among Eliot’s Victorian highbrow ­concerns and people of today

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