Middlemarch

Middlemarch

eBook - 2012
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HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics. 'People glorify all sorts of bravery except the bravery they might show on behalf of their nearest neighbours.' An epic study of provincial life at a time when England was facing rapid industrialization and increasingly fluid social mobility, Eliot's depiction of the small community of Middlemarch weaves an intricate web of different characters disparate lives as they strive to adapt to the changing world around them. Eliot was one of the first of her female contemporaries to write a novel that dealt with real-life issues and complex yet ordinary human life. • Highly collectible, these must-have classics should feature in every family's home library. • Striking and recognisable black and white cover designs, achieving stand-out on the bookshelves against the competition. Features include: • A glossary of Classic Literature: Words and Phrases, adapted from the Collins English Dictionary. • A Life & Times section, detailing information about the author, their work and the time of publication. • A History of Collins, exploring the heritage and established reputation of Collins as a publisher of Classic fiction. Competition: Mansfield Park [Illustrated] Jubilee Edition; The Wings Of The Dove By Henry James Author Of A Portrait Of A Lady; The Bostonians; The Wings Of T. Jane Austen;Miguel de Cervantes; HENRY JAMES;
Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers
Additional Contributors: Eliot, George - Author

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