Address at the Westminster Abbey Wreath Laying, 1984

Title

Address at the Westminster Abbey Wreath Laying, 1984

Description

It was George Eliot's Parson GiIfil who "smoked very long pipes, and preached very short sermons". Anyone speaking on this occasion (whether clergyman or layman) should remember Parson GiIfil, and preach a very short sermon! But standing here, and looking around this little group of memorials … George Eliot, Lewis…

Creator

Steve Race

Source

George Eliot Review
1985: 16, 65-69

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 1985
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Steve Race, “Address at the Westminster Abbey Wreath Laying, 1984,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed December 3, 2020, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/839.