George Eliot, Impressions of Theophrastus Such... , frontispiece with portrait

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Description:George Eliot (born Mary Ann Evans) was a local authoress based in the Coventry and Nuneaton district, from 1819-1880.

An original engraving of this portrait is held by the National Portrait Gallery, London.

Full title: Impressions of Theophrastus Such, Essays and leaves from a note-book, by George Eliot. Library Edition. William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, MCMI.


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Letter fragment
Letter fragment

An invitation to an unknown person to visit. Transcript: So come to us when ...

Portrait of Robert Evans
Portrait of Robert Evans

Robert Evans, Mary Ann's father, taken from the miniature by Carlisle painted in ...

Sara Hennell
Sara Hennell

Sara Hennell from a daguerrotype Sara became Mary Ann's friend after meeting at ...

Letter from Reverend W. Griffiths, p.1.
Letter from Reverend W. Griffiths, p.1.

The Rev. W. Griffiths was married to Isaac Evans' daughter. Isaac Evans was Mary ...

Engraved portrait of George Eliot
Engraved portrait of George Eliot

Frontispiece with engraved portrait of George Eliot by Edmund J. Sullivan [19]01. ...

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Donor ref:Nun. Lib. LC 870 / 76 (49/11386)

Source: Nuneaton Library, Libraries, Heritage & Trading Standards, Warwickshire County Council

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