A literary landmark in the English language. Part of Alma's successful Evergreens series. Presented here with extra material which will help all English literature students
Mary Anne Evans (1819-1880), better known by her pen name George Eliot, was one of the leading writers of the Victorian era. Her novels, largely set in provincial England, are well known for their realism and psychological insight. Middlemarch is her masterpiece.
A novel without weaknesses, it renews itself for every generation. -- Martin Amis