Middlemarch: Three Italian Journeys

Title

Middlemarch: Three Italian Journeys

Description

In Middlemarch, Dorothea' s intense moment of disillusionment in Rome has been generally traced to Eliot's own Italian journey of 1860, when, as Gordon s. Haight notes (324), the disappointment in many sights of the Eternal City paralleled her heroine's. The comparisons are very compelling, especially those involving the joined…

Creator

Henry Alley

Source

George Eliot Fellowship Review
1985: 16, 74-79

Publisher

GEFR and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 1985
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Henry Alley, “Middlemarch: Three Italian Journeys,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed March 4, 2021, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/841.