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Middlemarch by George Eliot
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Apr 06, 12

bookshelves: 19thc, strong-narratives
Read from March 06 to April 06, 2012

'Middlemarch' is an intriguing novel. George Eliot weaves together three stories of love, lies and illusions within a larger existential framework. Despite its length (800 p.) and its 19th C. setting and characterisation, the novel has a surprisingly modern feel. It certainly gets one gripped with the lives of the characters (and even has some qualities of the soap opera).
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“It is always fatal to have music or poetry interrupted.”
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Petra X Soap opera for true.


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