Adam Bede and Riehl's "Social-political Conservatism"

Title

Adam Bede and Riehl's "Social-political Conservatism"

Description

George Eliot's Adam Bede is seen frequently to be a good, but flawed novel, an interesting precursor to the much finer Middlemarch and other later novels. U. C. Knoepflmacher, in Georqe Eliot's Earlv Novels: The Limits of Realism, considers that, essentially, Eliot shared John MiIton's purpose of justifying “Man’s lot…

Creator

A. G. van den Broek

Source

George Eliot Fellowship Review
1986: 17, 42-61

Publisher

GEFR and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 1986
Digitized 2017

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Citation

A. G. van den Broek, “Adam Bede and Riehl's "Social-political Conservatism",” George Eliot Review Online, accessed May 13, 2021, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/123.