The Brontë Sisters and George Eliot

A Unity of Difference

  • Authors
  • Barbara Prentis

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Barbara Prentis
    Pages 1-11
  3. Barbara Prentis
    Pages 67-86
  4. Barbara Prentis
    Pages 87-115
  5. Barbara Prentis
    Pages 116-148
  6. Barbara Prentis
    Pages 149-168
  7. Barbara Prentis
    Pages 169-181
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 182-219

About this book

Introduction

An approach to the lives, thought and works of the Bronte sisters and George Eliot. Seen against the background of the dramatically changing world, their attitudes to such vital issues as religion, the child, the "woman question", love and sexuality, the self and death are examined.

Keywords

Bronte death English literature ethics George Eliot knowledge literature love tragedy

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-08502-6
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1988
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature & Performing Arts Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-08504-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-08502-6
  • About this book