Woman of Contradictions: The Life of George Eliot

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Morrow, 1989 - Literary Criticism - 255 pages
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In Victorian England, Mary Ann Evans was everything she wasn't supposed to be. Writing under the name of George Eliot, Evans rapidly ascended into London's highest literary circles--and into infamous romantic involvements. 32 photographs.

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