North and South

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AMS Press, 1972 - Fiction - 520 pages
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Gaskell's prose are just sublime. - LibraryThing
My problem was with the plot. - LibraryThing
I enjoyed the story, it was not hard to read. - LibraryThing
The pace is er...leisurely at times.... - LibraryThing
The intro in my edition was no less than 26 pages long. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - thatotter - LibraryThing

I was compelled to read this novel after seeing the excellent miniseries, and I loved the book even more. Pretty much every scene with John Thornton set my heart aflutter in some way or other--he is an irresistible character. The only thing I didn't like very much was the chapter epigraphs. Read full review

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User Review  - debbieaheaton - LibraryThing

In Gaskell’s novel, Margaret Hale is uprooted from the home she loves after her father leaves the Church following a crisis of conscience. Upon settling in Milton, she becomes acquainted with industry ... Read full review

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Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell – FREE Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell ...
Sheridan. New York: Pantheon, 1977. Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn. The Works of Mrs. Gaskell. The Knutsford Edition. 8 . ... doc/ 1O142-GaskellElizabethCleghorn.html

Lives of Victorian Literary Figures, Part III / Major Works ...
Henry James, ‘Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell’, Nation (22 February 1866); [Harriet Parr], ‘The Works of Mrs Gaskell’, British Quarterly Review, pp. ... major_works/ lives_of_victorian_literary_figures_part_iii

E-texts of Elizabeth Gaskell
The Works of Mrs. Gaskell have been all digitised. The Modern English Collection (The Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia) ... ~matsuoka/ EG-etexts.html

awWard ed., The Works of Mrs Gaskell, Vol.2, “Lizzie Leigh” (London: Smith,. Elder & Co., 1906) 206, 以降本文中には引用頁を記載する。 ... gaskell/ ronshu/ 16/ 16_23-32TAHIRA.pdf

About the author (1972)

Along with short stories and a biography of Charlotte Bronte, Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-1865) published five more novels including "Wives and Daughters" (1865).