Writers similar to or like George Eliot

English novelist, poet, journalist, translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era. Wikipedia

  • Imprint of Penguin Books. First created in 1963 as a 'sister series' to the Penguin Classics series, providing critical editions of English classics; at that point in time, the Classics label was reserved for works translated into English . Wikipedia

  • Middlemarch

    Novel by the English author Mary Anne Evans, who wrote as George Eliot. It first appeared in eight instalments (volumes) in 1871 and 1872. Wikipedia

  • English novel

    Important part of English literature. This article mainly concerns novels, written in English, by novelists who were born or have spent a significant part of their lives in England, or Scotland, or Wales, or Northern Ireland (or Ireland before 1922). Wikipedia

  • English literature

    Focused on English-language literature rather than the literature of England, so that it includes writers from Scotland, Wales, the Crown dependencies, and the whole of Ireland, as well as literature in English from countries of the former British Empire, including the United States. However, until the early 19th century, it only deals with the literature of the United Kingdom, the Crown dependencies and Ireland. Wikipedia

  • Geraldine Jewsbury

    English novelist, book reviewer and literary figure in London, best known for popular novels such as Zoe: the History of Two Lives and reviews for the literary periodical the Athenaeum. Jewsbury never married, but enjoyed intimate friendships, notably with Jane Carlyle, wife of the essayist Thomas Carlyle. Wikipedia

  • Anthony Trollope

    English novelist and civil servant of the Victorian era. Series of novels collectively known as the Chronicles of Barsetshire, which revolves around the imaginary county of Barsetshire. Wikipedia


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    • Women's literature in Britain has had a long and often troubled history, with many female writers producing work under a pen name, such as George Eliot.British people-Wikipedia
    • Hardy is a Victorian realist, in the tradition of George Eliot, and like Charles Dickens he was also highly critical of much in Victorian society.English literature-Wikipedia
    • Family and friends in London buried his body in Highgate Cemetery (East), London, on 17 March 1883 in an area reserved for agnostics and atheists (George Eliot's grave is nearby).Karl Marx-Wikipedia
    • The Victorian age witnessed a continuation of Milton's influence, George Eliot and Thomas Hardy being particularly inspired by Milton's poetry and biography.John Milton-Wikipedia
    • About the same time, George Eliot's The Mill on the Floss was published, introducing Maggie Tulliver "who is explicitly compared with Hamlet" though "with a reputation for sanity".Hamlet-Wikipedia
    • In Victorian England, Goethe exerted a profound influence on George Eliot, whose partner George Henry Lewes wrote a Life of Goethe.Johann Wolfgang von Goethe-Wikipedia

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