'My Own Dear Heart's Ease': George Eliot's Coventry Friend, Caroline (Cara) Bray

Title

'My Own Dear Heart's Ease': George Eliot's Coventry Friend, Caroline (Cara) Bray

Description

In September 1842 Mary Ann Evans wrote a short but illuminating letter to her Coventry friend Cara Bray: My own dear Heart's Ease [it was not unusual for her to give her closest friends the name of a flower as she had done this on several occasions before], ... your…

Creator

Kathleen Adams

Source

George Eliot Review
1998: 29, 57-63

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 1998
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Kathleen Adams, “'My Own Dear Heart's Ease': George Eliot's Coventry Friend, Caroline (Cara) Bray,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed April 16, 2021, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/473.