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The Resource A woman of contradictions : the life of George Eliot, Ina Taylor

A woman of contradictions : the life of George Eliot, Ina Taylor

Label
A woman of contradictions : the life of George Eliot
Title
A woman of contradictions
Title remainder
the life of George Eliot
Statement of responsibility
Ina Taylor
Title variation
Life of George Eliot
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pulls the facts of George Eliot's life from the fictions of her enduring image. Based on primary sources, this biography presents much new information, including letters and journals. Taylor explores the influences that shaped Eliot's life and work
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Ina
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PR4681
LC item number
.T37 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eliot, George
  • Eliot, George
  • Novelists, English
  • Novelists, English
Label
A woman of contradictions : the life of George Eliot, Ina Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What's new about George Eliot? -- A proud race -- The long sad years of youth, 1819-1836 -- Neither use nor ornament, 1836-1841 -- You excommunicate me, 1841-1843 -- Rosehill and the inhabitants of that paradise, 1842-1849 -- His inspiration has so quickened my faculties, 1842-1849 -- Metamorphosis, 1849-1850 -- The wicked Westminster, 1851 -- The man question, 1852-1853 -- I am a heathen and an outlaw, 1853-1854 -- An infamous seduction, 1854-1855 -- A new era of my life, 1855-1857 -- I certainly care a good deal for the money, 1858-1863 -- Changing the image, 1863-1869 -- Honour and homage, 1870-1878 -- I am now determined to live as bravely as I can, 1878-1880 -- Epilogue -- Appendices. A recently discovered manuscript for an episode in The Mill on the Floss -- George Eliot's published works (apart from her journalism)
Control code
20220858
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
xv, 255 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780688094058
Lccn
89038405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)20220858
Label
A woman of contradictions : the life of George Eliot, Ina Taylor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What's new about George Eliot? -- A proud race -- The long sad years of youth, 1819-1836 -- Neither use nor ornament, 1836-1841 -- You excommunicate me, 1841-1843 -- Rosehill and the inhabitants of that paradise, 1842-1849 -- His inspiration has so quickened my faculties, 1842-1849 -- Metamorphosis, 1849-1850 -- The wicked Westminster, 1851 -- The man question, 1852-1853 -- I am a heathen and an outlaw, 1853-1854 -- An infamous seduction, 1854-1855 -- A new era of my life, 1855-1857 -- I certainly care a good deal for the money, 1858-1863 -- Changing the image, 1863-1869 -- Honour and homage, 1870-1878 -- I am now determined to live as bravely as I can, 1878-1880 -- Epilogue -- Appendices. A recently discovered manuscript for an episode in The Mill on the Floss -- George Eliot's published works (apart from her journalism)
Control code
20220858
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
xv, 255 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780688094058
Lccn
89038405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)20220858

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