George Eliot, European novelist / by John Rignall

Author(s): Rignall, John, 1942-
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Subjects: English literature--European influences
Europe--In literature
Eliot, George, 1819-1880--Knowledge--Europe
Eliot, George, 1819-1880--Knowledge--Literature
Eliot, George, 1819-1880--Travel
Eliot, George, 1819-1880
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2011
Series: The nineteenth century series
Nineteenth century series
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 184 p. ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2011001764
ISBN: 9781409422341 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 1409422348 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9781409422358 (ebook)
ISBN: 1409422356 (ebook)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [169]-177) and index
Contents: Introduction -- The importance of Europe -- "Electric" France and "old" Germany -- The idea of travel -- European landscapes and the violence of history -- Balzac and "the delineation of quiet provincial life" -- Middlemarch, Madame Bovary, and the dangers of diffusion -- Gottfried Keller, Theodor Fontane and the elegiac strain -- European culture and the Jewish diaspora in Daniel Deronda -- Daniel Deronda and the French novel -- Nietzsche and anticipations of modernism
OCLC Number: 698626354
ISBN/ISSN: 9781409422341