The Meaning of Milby in "Janet's Repentance"

Title

The Meaning of Milby in "Janet's Repentance"

Description

Duty and its demands for self-sacrifice held a strong attraction for George Eliot throughout her long career. First as a critic, then as a novelist, she found great drama and moral instruction in the renouncing of personal inclination for a higher cause, even when that cause had ceased to hold…

Creator

Mary B. Coney

Source

George Eliot Fellowship Review
1982: 13, 19-24

Publisher

GEFR and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 1982
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Mary B. Coney, “The Meaning of Milby in "Janet's Repentance",” George Eliot Review Online, accessed February 18, 2019, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/118.