Idlers and Collaborators: Enter the Dog

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Idlers and Collaborators: Enter the Dog

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Both George Eliot and her older contemporary, Charles Dickens, introduced dogs into their fiction before introducing any into their homes. By the time Dickens was given the first of his many dogs he had invented Ponto, the sagacious pointer described by Jingle in The Pickwick Papers; Bull's-eye for Oliver Twist;…

Creator

Beryl Gray

Source

George Eliot Review
2009: Special Issue, 25-36

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 2009
Digitized 2017

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Beryl Gray, “Idlers and Collaborators: Enter the Dog,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed February 25, 2018, http://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/886.