Her real name was Mary Ann Evans but she used a male pen name, as female authors were believed to be writing only lighthearted novels in those days and she wanted to be taken seriously as well as break that stereotype. George Eliot was the pseudonym of novelist, translator, and religious writer Mary Ann Evans (1819-1880). Her masterpiece, Middlemarch, is not only a major social record but also one of the greatest novels in the history of fiction.

George Henry Lewes was the next love of Eliot’s life. George Eliot was the pen name (a writing name) used by the English novelist Mary Ann Evans, one of the most important writers of European fiction. "George Eliot" by Virginia Woolf. Lavati spesso le mani, mantieni la distanza di un metro dalle altre persone e dai un'occhiata alle nostre risorse per vivere al meglio questo periodo. 12-giu-2016 - Portrait of George Eliot by Frederick William Burton. He was married and had a family, although it was widely known that a number of his children were actually fathered by his best friend. … George Eliot was born on 22 November 1819 in rural Warwickshire. This site features interactive maps, images, and texts relating to the art-related travels and writings of three Victorian women who wrote extensively about art. Resta a casa al sicuro.

Portrait of writer George Eliot. Courtesy of Sophia Smith Collection George Eliot was an English novelist, poet, journalist, as well as a translator. This article by Virginia Woolf was first published in The Times Literary Supplement, 20th November, 1919.. To read George Eliot attentively is to become aware how little one knows about her. When her mother died in 1836, Eliot left school to help run her father's household.

Anna Jameson (1794-1860), Lady Elizabeth Eastlake (1809-1893) and George Eliot (1819-1880) all traveled to Italy to see the art and architecture of the Renaissance.

12-giu-2016 - Portrait of George Eliot by Frederick William Burton.