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Manuscript Created date: 31 July 1869
This is the manuscript for ‘Brother and Sister’, a sonnet sequence which recreates George Eliot’s Warwickshire childhood...
Serial, Illustration, Image
This is the cover of Book I of Middlemarch, entitled ‘Miss Brooke’. George Eliot’s novel was published in eight instalme...
Manuscript, Letter, Ephemera Created date: 6 December 1859
George Eliot wrote this letter to the Swiss artist François D’Albert Durade at the end of 1859. Earlier in the ye...
Manuscript, Letter, Ephemera Created date: 15 September 1870
George Eliot wrote this letter to her friend Emilia Francis Pattison two months before she started writing her novel Mid...
Manuscript, Letter, Ephemera Created date: 16 December 1872
This is a letter from the novelist George Eliot to her friend Emilia Francis Pattison. The letter offers a glimpse into ...
Manuscript Created date: 1857-58
This is the manuscript for George Eliot’s first full-length novel, Adam Bede (1859). It tells of carpenter Adam’s love f...
Manuscript Created date: 1870
George Eliot wrote the dramatic poem ‘Armgart’ in 1870. It was published the following year. Shortly after she completed...
Manuscript, Fair copy Created date: 1871-72
George Eliot’s novel Middlemarch (1871–72), subtitled ‘A Study of Provincial Life’, follows the lives of the inhabitants...
Manuscript Created date: 1861
Shown here are selected pages from the manuscript of Silas Marner by George Eliot. Eliot started work on the novel in Se...
Manuscript Created date: 1859-60
Shown here are selected pages from the manuscript of The Mill on the Floss (1860), George Eliot’s second full-length nov...
‘Silly novels by Lady Novelists’ is an essay by George Eliot, published anonymously in the Westminster Review in 1856. I...
‘The Natural History of German Life’ is a review by George Eliot of two books by the German writer W H Riehl. However, t...