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A biography of the nineteenth-century novelist examines her transformation from shy Midlands girl to London intellectual and discusses her development as a novelist

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9780713991949 | Allen Lane, May 1, 1997, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: A biography of the nineteenth-century novelist examines her transformation from shy Midlands girl to London intellectual and discusses her development as a novelist

Paperback:

9780571296484 | Gardners Books, March 21, 2013, cover price $30.60
9780140242911 | Penguin USA, December 1, 1998, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A biography of the nineteenth-century novelist examines her transformation from shy Midlands girl to London intellectual and discusses her development as a novelist

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Product Description: While Bloomsbury is now associated with Virginia Woolf and her early-twentieth-century circle of writers and artists, the neighborhood was originally the undisputed intellectual quarter of nineteenth-century London. Drawing on a wealth of untapped archival resources, Rosemary Ashton brings to life the educational, medical, and social reformists who lived and worked in Victorian Bloomsbury and who led crusades for education, emancipation, and health for all...read more

Hardcover:

9780300154474 | Yale Univ Pr, November 13, 2012, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: While Bloomsbury is now associated with Virginia Woolf and her early-twentieth-century circle of writers and artists, the neighborhood was originally the undisputed intellectual quarter of nineteenth-century London.

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Product Description: Part of Penguin's beautiful hardback Clothbound Classics series, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith, these delectable and collectible editions are bound in high-quality colourful, tactile cloth with foil stamped into the design...read more
By Rosemary Ashton (editor)

Hardcover:

9780141196893 | Penguin Classics, April 26, 2011, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Part of Penguin's beautiful hardback Clothbound Classics series, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith, these delectable and collectible editions are bound in high-quality colourful, tactile cloth with foil stamped into the design.

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Product Description: Very definitive, very concise, and very interesting... From William Shakespeare to Winston Churchill, the Very Interesting People series provides authoritative bite-sized biographies of Britain's most fascinating historical figures--people whose influence and importance have stood the test of time...read more

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9780192876270 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 1983, cover price $14.95 | also contains Anne Elizabeth's Pulse of Power | About this edition: Traces the life of the nineteenth-century British novelist, discusses her major writings, and assesses her place in modern literature

Paperback:

9780199213511 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 18, 2007, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Very definitive, very concise, and very interesting.

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142 Strand was the home of the brilliant, unconventional young publisher John Chapman. All the daring and avant-garde writers and thinkers of Victorian London gathered here. This work aims to take the reader to the heart of Victorian culture, uncovering its surprising energy, its doubts and arguments, and, its passionate reforming spirit.

Hardcover:

9780701173708 | Gardners Books, November 9, 2006, cover price $33.30 | About this edition: 142 Strand was the home of the brilliant, unconventional young publisher John Chapman.

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Product Description: Book by Ashton, Rosemary

Paperback:

9780712666893 | Pimlico, October 1, 2003, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Book by Ashton, Rosemary

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Product Description: The Carlyles lived at the heart of English life in mid-Victorian London, but both were outsiders. A largely self-educated pair from Scotland, they often took a caustic look at the society they so influenced—Thomas through his writings and both through their network of acquaintences and correspondents...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780701167097 | Chatto & Windus, February 1, 2003, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The Carlyles lived at the heart of English life in mid-Victorian London, but both were outsiders.

Paperback:

9780712666343 | Chatto & Windus, July 1, 2003, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: The Carlyles lived at the heart of English life in mid-Victorian London, but both were outsiders.

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Product Description: Famous for her powerful and popular fiction, George Eliot was also a remarkable critic, translator, and editor. This volume presents Eliot's views on science, religion, positivism, feminism, and politics, as well as her literary critical work on a range of authors and forms, including Tennyson, Browning, Goethe, Heine, German historical criticism of the Bible, classical drama, and popular contemporary novels...read more

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9780192838070 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Famous for her powerful and popular fiction, George Eliot was also a remarkable critic, translator, and editor.
9780192828866 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 1992, cover price $12.95 | also contains Historias y Poemas de una lucha de clases / Stories and Poems of a Class Struggle

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Product Description: Rosemary Ashton explores the many facets of Samuel Taylor Coleridge's complex personality, by turns poet, critic, thinker, enchanting companion, feckless husband, fabled conversationalist and guilt-ridden opium addict. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780631187462 | Blackwell Pub, January 30, 1996, cover price $148.95 | About this edition: Rosemary Ashton explores the many facets of Samuel Taylor Coleridge's complex personality, by turns poet, critic, thinker, enchanting companion, feckless husband, fabled conversationalist and guilt-ridden opium addict.

Paperback:

9780631207542 | Reprint edition (Blackwell Pub, November 1, 1997), cover price $57.95 | About this edition: Rosemary Ashton explores the many facets of Samuel Taylor Coleridge's complex personality, by turns poet, critic, thinker, enchanting companion, feckless husband, fabled conversationalist and guilt-ridden opium addict.

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Product Description: A journalist, novelist, playwright, and actor, Lewes was an unconventional Victorian, friend of Dickens, Thackeray, and Darwin, and author of Life of Goethe. A radical, freethinking Bohemian, he enjoyed an open marriage with Agnes Jervis, causing a scandal by condoning her relationship with his best friend...read more

Hardcover:

9780198128274 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 1991, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: A journalist, novelist, playwright, and actor, Lewes was an unconventional Victorian, friend of Dickens, Thackeray, and Darwin, and author of Life of Goethe.

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Product Description: Approaching The Mill on the Floss from a variety of critical perspectives, Ashton reveals how George Eliot translated her unconventional and painful personal experiences into imaginative fiction. She discusses in detail how Eliot's language, imagery and tone evoke a unique blend of humour and tragedy; relates Eliot's work to Darwin's then-emerging theory of evolution; and reflects on the author's ideas about literary realism...read more

Hardcover:

9780805794069 | Twayne Pub, September 1, 1990, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Approaching The Mill on the Floss from a variety of critical perspectives, Ashton reveals how George Eliot translated her unconventional and painful personal experiences into imaginative fiction.

Paperback:

9780805781342 | Twayne Pub, August 1, 1990, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Approaching The Mill on the Floss from a variety of critical perspectives, Ashton reveals how George Eliot translated her unconventional and painful personal experiences into imaginative fiction.

Product Description: In the mid-19th century, England became the home of a group of German exiles seeking refuge from political repression in their own country. The group--which included Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, Friedrich Althaus, Lessner and Eccarius, and the remarkable Johanna Kinkel and Malwida von Meysenbug--shared a common quest for political freedom...read more

Paperback:

9780192825629 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 20, 1989, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: In the mid-19th century, England became the home of a group of German exiles seeking refuge from political repression in their own country.

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Product Description: In the mid-19th century, England became the home of a group of German exiles seeking refuge from political repression in their own country. The group--which included Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, Friedrich Althaus, Lessner and Eccarius, and the remarkable Johanna Kinkel and Malwida von Meysenbug--shared a common quest for political freedom...read more

Hardcover:

9780192122391 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 1, 1986, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In the mid-19th century, England became the home of a group of German exiles seeking refuge from political repression in their own country.

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