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Middlemarch : A Study of Provincial Life / George Eliot ; with an introduction by Michael Faber and a new afterword by Philippa Gregory.

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  • ISBN: 9780451531964 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 902 pages ; 18 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Signet Classics, 2011,c1964.

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General Note: A gift from Psi Iota Xi Sorority, Eta Xi Chapter to the Eckhart Public Library, 2013
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: Middlemarch is a recognized masterpiece that explores the complex social world of 19th century England. It is concerned with the lives of several ordinary people, albeit ones with high social standing. The novel explores the very fabric of Victorian society in the 1800s, showing how various human passions--heroism, egotism, love, and lust--interrelate within this society.
Study Program Information Note: Recommended college reading list.
Subject: Recommended college reading list.
City and town life > Fiction.
Married people > Fiction.
Young women > Fiction.
England > Fiction.
Genre: Classic fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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