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19th Century Women Poets
Famous Literary Couples: George Eliot and George Henry Lewes
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A difficult book to get into, but once you do, it is very rewarding. Like other reviewers have said, you really need to have read her books, and the constant use of letters gets a bit wearing. This is the second biography of one of my favourite authors, Middlemarch being my favourite book of all time, and she really was a giant, not just as a writer, but as a brilliant mind. A person who it would have been awe inspiring to know