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Review of Form and Feeling in Modern Literature: Essays in Honour of Barbara Hardy edited by William Baker and Isobel Armstrong

Does criticism move in circles and cycles? Perhaps, like a Yeatsian gyre, it progresses by revolving and rotating. If times have changed utterly since the appearance of Barbara Hardy's first book, The Novels of George Eliot (1959), then it is also…

Review of George Eliot: Romantic Humanist by K.M. Newton, Fictions of Resolution in Three Victorian Novels by David Deirdre and The Victorian Multiplot Novel by Peter K. Garrett

GEORGE ELIOT: ROMANTIC HUMANIST breaks much new ground and makes compelling if somewhat esoteric reading. He rightly notes George Eliot's scepticism with regard to the truth of philosophical systems and traces the relationship between Lewes's…