Review of the New edition of Darwin's Plots: Evolutionary Narrative in Darwin, George Eliot and Nineteenth Century Fiction by Gillian Beer

Title

Review of the New edition of Darwin's Plots: Evolutionary Narrative in Darwin, George Eliot and Nineteenth Century Fiction by Gillian Beer

Description

In Darwin’s Plots, Gillian Beer writes that 'On the Origin of Species is one of the most extra-ordinary examples of a work which included more than the maker of it at the time knew, despite all that he did know'. Published in November 1859 with a print run of 1,250…

Creator

Angelique Richardson

Source

George Eliot Review
2001: 32, 83-87

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 2001
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Angelique Richardson, “Review of the New edition of Darwin's Plots: Evolutionary Narrative in Darwin, George Eliot and Nineteenth Century Fiction by Gillian Beer,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed November 28, 2020, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/534.