Review of From Author to Text: Re-reading George Eliot's 'Romola' ed. Caroline Levine and Mark W. Turner and George Eliot and Italy by Andrew Thompson

Title

Review of From Author to Text: Re-reading George Eliot's 'Romola' ed. Caroline Levine and Mark W. Turner and George Eliot and Italy by Andrew Thompson

Description

Each of these books took me by surprise. There is a curious tension between the incorpora-tiveness of Andrew Thompson's title, George Eliot and Italy, and his compendiously specific sub-title, Literary, Cultural and Political Influences from Dante to the Risorgimento, which somehow led me to expect something like a descriptive catalogue…

Creator

Margaret Harris

Source

George Eliot Review
1999: 30, 65-66

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 1999
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Margaret Harris, “Review of From Author to Text: Re-reading George Eliot's 'Romola' ed. Caroline Levine and Mark W. Turner and George Eliot and Italy by Andrew Thompson,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed September 19, 2021, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/493.