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An affectionate picture of George Elliot,
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This review is from: George Eliot: The Last Victorian (Hardcover)
An amazing insight into the constraints society put upon Victorian women and the stultifying existence of the intelligent woman. Kathryn Hughes reveals the determination that George Elliot had to have to rebel against society,live as she chose and publish what she wanted to write.