Gillian Beer


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Dame Gillian Beer is a British literary critic and academic, and a Fellow of the British Academy. She was a King Edward VII Professor of English Emeritus at the University of Cambridge as wells as a past President of Clare Hall College. She also spent time as the Andrew Mellon Senior Scholar at the Yale Center for British Art.

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Darwin's Plots: Evolutionar...

3.90 avg rating — 93 ratings — published 1983 — 15 editions
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Alice in Space: The Sideway...

4.04 avg rating — 23 ratings4 editions
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Virginia Woolf: The Common ...

3.82 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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The Romance

3.64 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1970 — 8 editions
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George Eliot

3.64 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1986 — 4 editions
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Open Fields: Science in Cul...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1996 — 4 editions
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In(ter)Discipline: New Lang...

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it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2007 — 6 editions
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Meredith: A Change of Masks...

2.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1970
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Wave, Atom, Dinosaur: Woolf...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2000
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George Eliot and The Woman ...

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