The critical response to George Eliot / edited by Karen L. Pangallo

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Subjects: Eliot, George, 1819-1880--Criticism and interpretation
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1994
Series: Critical responses in arts and letters no. 11
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xii, 233 p. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Series Foreword / Cameron Northouse
Introduction 1
General Response to the Novels
The Contemporary Review / Edward Dowden 9
The Fortnightly Review / Sidney Colvin 12
Social Analysis in the Novels of George Eliot / Claude T. Bissell 14
George Eliot's Location of Value in History / Sara Moore Putzell 28
Critical Response to Adam Bede
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine / W.L. Collins 37
The Times / E.S. Dallas 39
Eliot to Francois D'Albert-Durade 42
Adam Bede: Society in Flux / Brian D. Beyers 43
Infanticide and Respectability: Hetty Sorrel as Abandoned Child in Adam Bede / Mason Harris 49
Critical Response to The Mill on the Floss
The Guardian 69
The Times / E.S. Dallas 71
The Mill on the Floss and the Contemporary Social Values: Tom Tulliver and Samuel Smiles / David Malcolm 73
Ontogeny and Phylogeny in The Mill on the Floss / Preston Fambrough 80
Critical Response to Silas Marner
Eliot to John Blackwood 93
The Saturday Review 93
The Times / E.S. Dallas 94
Westminister Review 97
The Weaver of Raveloe: Metaphor as Narrative Persuasion in Silas Marner / Meri-Jane Rochelson 99
Critical Response to Romola
The Athenaeum 109
The Spectator / R.H. Hutton 110
Eliot to Richard Hutton 111
The Westminster Review 111
Romola and the Preservation of Household Gods / Henry Alley 115
Critical Response to Felix Holt, the Radical
The Times / E.S. Dallas 127
Eliot to Sara Sophia Hennell 129
Frederic Harrison to Eliot 129
Eliot to Frederic Harrison 130
The Nation / Henry James, Jr. 131
George Eliot's Vision of Society in Felix Holt, the Radical / Lenore Wisney Horowitz 132
Critical Response to Middlemarch
Eliot to Harriet Beecher Stowe 147
John Blackwood to Eliot 148
Saturday Review 148
Blackwood's Magazine / W. Lucas Collins 152
Fortnightly Review / Sidney Colvin 153
The Moral Imagination of George Eliot / Bert G. Hornback 160
Irony in the Mind's Life; Maturity: George Eliot's Middlemarch / Robert Coles 172
Critical Response to Daniel Deronda
The Strong Side of Daniel Deronda / R.H. Hutton 189
The Saturday Review 192
Eliot to Mme. Eugene Bodichon 194
Eliot to Harriet Beecher Stowe 194
International Review / R.R. Bowker 195
Daniel Deronda and the Victorian Search for Identity / Arlene M. Jackson 199
The Rhetoric of Magic in Daniel Deronda / James Caron 207
Selected Additional Readings 215
Index 223
Additional Authors: Pangallo, Karen L
Notes: LCCN: 93041224
ISBN: 0313287732 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-222) and index
OCLC Number: 29256152
ISBN/ISSN: 0313287732
1057-0993