Address at the Westminster Abbey Wreath Laying, 2005

Title

Address at the Westminster Abbey Wreath Laying, 2005

Description

Not all great writers are great readers, but George Eliot certainly was. A voracious reader of other writers - Dante, Goethe, Shakespeare, Milton, Wordsworth, Scott - she was also very fond of reading aloud. Her husband, John WaIter Cross, praised her 'naturally rich, deep voice, rendered completely flexible by constant…

Creator

Sally Brown

Source

George Eliot Review
2006: 37, 67-68

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 2006
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Sally Brown, “Address at the Westminster Abbey Wreath Laying, 2005,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed September 19, 2021, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/638.