Impressions of Theophrastus Such

Impressions of Theophrastus Such

George eliot (mary ann evans ) George eliot (mary ann evans )


The book is written in the form of a series of essays and sketches, with the titular character, Theophrastus Such, serving as the narrator and commentator on the various topics covered. It is a collection of philosophical and moral musings, reflecting Eliot's own interests in psychology, ethics, and social issues. Through Theophrastus Such, Eliot...More
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Mary Ann Evans (22 November 1819 – 22 December 1880; alternatively Mary Anne or Marian), known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English novelist, poet, journalist, translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era. Like Charles Dickens and Thomas Hardy, she emerged from provincial England; most of her works are set there. Her works are known for their realism, psychological insight, sense of place and detailed depiction of the countryside. Although female authors were published under their own names during her lifetime, she wanted to escape the stereotype of women's writing being limited to lighthearted romances or other lighter fare not to be taken very seriously.

Publish Date : 28 Feb 2023

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