George Eliot and George Sand / Edition 2

George Eliot and George Sand / Edition 2

by Daniel Vitaglione
     
 

A long overdue comparison of the two most famous women novelists of the nineteenth century, this interesting study compares Eliot and Sand, their religious and social ideals, their aesthetic principles, and their conception of women. It also documents, in light of recently discovered letters, the relationship between George Henry Lewes and Sand as well as the

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Overview

A long overdue comparison of the two most famous women novelists of the nineteenth century, this interesting study compares Eliot and Sand, their religious and social ideals, their aesthetic principles, and their conception of women. It also documents, in light of recently discovered letters, the relationship between George Henry Lewes and Sand as well as the influence of Sand on Eliot's intellectual and artistic development.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780820420165
Publisher:
Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/01/1996
Series:
Currents in Comparative Romance Languages and Literatures Series, #13
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
65.00(w) x 87.50(h) x 5.00(d)

Meet the Author

The Author: Daniel Vitaglione holds a Ph.D. from the University of St. Andrews and teaches French at Indiana University in South Bend. He is also the author of L'Amérique des utopies (1995) and A Dictionary of Idioms: French American-American French (1995).

Table of Contents

Introduction1
Ch. 1Religious sentiment21
Ch. 2Social Thought67
Ch. 3Art111
Ch. 4Woman149
Ch. 5Feminism205
Conclusion233
Works Cited239
Index253

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