Address at the Westminster Abbey Wreath Laying, 1989

Title

Address at the Westminster Abbey Wreath Laying, 1989

Description

One of the Shakespeare quotations most frequently used by George Eliot in her writings is an otherwise little-known phrase from As You Like It, Act 1 scene iii, where Rosalind, about to leave the court for the Forest of Arden, says, 'O, how full of briars is this working-day world!'…

Creator

Rosemary Ashton

Source

George Eliot Fellowship Review
1990: 21, 33-37

Publisher

GEFR and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 1990
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Rosemary Ashton, “Address at the Westminster Abbey Wreath Laying, 1989,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed September 19, 2021, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/290.