Thomas Hardy and George Eliot: The Eye of Narcissus' Looking-Glass

Title

Thomas Hardy and George Eliot: The Eye of Narcissus' Looking-Glass

Description

Hardy was both surprised and offended by the comparisons made between Far from the Madding Crowd (1874) and the novels of George Eliot; indeed, several critics went so far as to ascribe this new work to the acknowledged master in a complimentary manner but this failed to placate the aspiring…

Creator

Nicola Harris

Source

George Eliot Review
1997: 28, 49-58

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 1997
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Nicola Harris, “Thomas Hardy and George Eliot: The Eye of Narcissus' Looking-Glass,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed November 28, 2020, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/446.