Author:Eliot, George


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Romola: A Novel [2 volumes, complete]

By: Eliot, George

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The John C.Winston Company: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011601

Condition: Near Fine

One of George Eliot's most ambitious and imaginative novels. Described by Eliot as 'written with my best blood', the story of Romola's intellectual and spiritual awakening is a compelling portrayal of a Utopian heroine, played out against a turbulent historical backdrop of Renaissance Florence during the turbulent years following the expulsion of the powerful Medici family. Mary Anne (alternatively Mary Ann or Marian) Evans, better known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English novelist, journalist and translator, and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era. Beautifu... View more info