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Romola (The Worlds Classics)

by George Eliot

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Published by Oxford University Press .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsAndrew Brown (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages651
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7383916M
ISBN 100192829645
ISBN 109780192829641

So wrote George Eliot of Romola, the novel which argues her most profound and utopian vision of the position of women. Romola's patient subservience to her scholar-father Bardo, her unhappy marriage to supple and treacherous Tito, and her passionate intellectual and spiritual awakening take place in Renaissance Florence which, like Victorian Britain, was caught up in a period of ferment and Format: Paperback. Romola George Eliot Format: Global Grey free PDF, epub, Kindle ebook Pages (PDF): Publication Date: –63 Download Links (below donate buttons).

About this Item: J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd, Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. VINTAGESTAN BOOKS Title: Romola by George Eliot. Everyman?s Library Author: George Eliot Publisher: J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd Year Published: Edition: Original Dimensions: cm x 11cm Binding type: Hardcover ISBN: Notes: SKU: VSS / / G / / / 5HB . Romola () is today perhaps the least known, and thus, the least read of George Eliot‘s novels. Yet in her lifetime it enjoyed much critical acclaim, though it was not a favorite of readers even back then. Its dense language has tested the patience of readers from the time of its publication.

Get this book in print. AbeBooks; Romola's voice had seemed to him in that moment the voice of his enemies. "The cause of my party is the cause of God's kingdom." "I do not believe it!" said Romola, her whole frame shaken with passionate repugnance. "God's kingdom is something wider — else, let me stand outside it with the beings that I. Romola Garai, Actress: Atonement. Romola Garai was born on 6th August She is an English actress-writer-director who has worked extensively on film, television and theatre. As an actress she is known for her performances in films such as Atonement (), Angel (), I Capture the Castle () and (Suffragette). On television her work includes her BAFTA nominated Born:


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This book by Eliot is no as longer popular as it used to be but it's really worth reading if you wish to experience Renaissance Florence in all its religious and political intensity. The personal stories of Romola and all those interesting people - some very dangerous people too - around her, add a very moving sense of realism and emotion to /5(53).

‘Romola’ is a (very) lengthy, mind-squeezing, heart-moving, complex and even contradictory novel. But it is under George Eliot’s handwriting and that is a solid proof, well more than enough for me, to be felt as a most rewarding book/5.

This book by Eliot is no as longer popular as it used to be but it's really worth reading if you wish to experience Renaissance Florence in all its religious and political intensity.

The personal stories of Romola and all those interesting people - some very dangerous people too - around her, add a very moving sense of realism and emotion to /5(85). Romola, the book's main character is a study in virtue, while Tito her husband has but the veneer of goodness.

Tito falls forever Romola book of one lie. This is a book to read slowly and savor/5(6). Romola, novel by George Eliot, first published in –63 in The Cornhill book was published in three volumes in Set in Florence at the end of the 15th century and scrupulously researched, the novel weaves into its plot the career of the reformer Girolamo Savonarola and the downfall of the ruling Medicis.

In the narrative, Tito, a handsome but scheming Greek opportunist. Romola Homework Help Questions. What kind of novel is George Eliot's Romola.

George Eliot's novel Romola was published in The genre the novel falls under it that of Historical Realism.

Romola, the book's main character is a study in virtue, while Tito her husband has but the veneer of goodness.

Tito falls forever because of one lie. This is a book to read slowly and savor/5(73). Thus wrote George Eliot about Romola, the book that is central in her career as a novelist and among her most colorful, fluent, and persuasive works.

Set in Florence ina time of great political and religious turmoil, Eliot's novel blends vivid fictional characters with historical figures such as Savonarola, Machiavelli, and the Medicis. Carte Postale Ancienne San Remo Ponte Vecchio Torrente S Romola and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at 'There is no book of mine about which I more thoroughly feel that I swear by every sentence as having been written with my best blood.'So wrote George Eliot of Romola, the novel which argues her most profound and utopian vision of the position of women.

Romola's patient subservience to her scholar-father Bardo, her unhappy marriage to supple and treacherous Tito, and her passionate /5(5). Romola is a American drama film directed by Henry King and shot on location in Italy. The film stars Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish, William Powell and Ronald Colman, and is based on the George Eliot novel of the same name.A copy of the film survives at the UCLA Film and Television Archive.

This was the second film in which Henry King directed Lillian Gish and Ronald Colman for Inspiration Music by: Louis F. Gottschalk. Works of George Eliot: Volume III-- Romola II, Silas Marner by Eliot, George and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Romola By: George Eliot George Eliot's own favorite among her novels, this novel tells the story of Romola, the intelligent daughter of a blind scoller, who is falling in love with a man who is going to change her life and the politics of Florence in a way she doesn't like.

Romola is the fourth novel from the great Victorian novelist George Eliot and her first historical novel. Published in - 63, it is set in Florence at the end of the fifteenth century and events during the Italian Renaissance, and includes in its plot several notable figures from Florentine history.

Romola ( 63) is a historical novel by George Eliot set in the fifteenth century, and is "a deep study of life in the city of Florence from an intellectual, artistic, religious, and social point of view".

The story takes place amidst actual historical events during the Italian Renaissance, and includes in its plot several notable figures. About the Book Eliot’s only historical novel, set in 15th century Florence under the rule of the Medicis, blends fact with fiction as the reader follows the almost saint-like Romola and the amoral and feckless Tito Melema whom she marries against the advice of her brother, an equally saintly priest.

LibriVox recording of Romola, by George Eliot. George Eliot's own favorite among her novels, this novel tells the story of Romola, the intelligent daughter of a blind scholar, who is falling in love with a man who is going to change her life and the politics of Florence in a way she doesn't like.

Wikipedia Book - Romola. M4B audio book, part 1 (mb) M4B audio book, part 2 (mb) M4B audio book, part 3 (mb) M4B audio book, part 4 (mb) Download cover art Download CD case insert. Romola. George ELIOT ( - ). Romola () is a historical novel George Eliot set in the fifteenth century, and is "a deep study of life in the city of Florence from an intellectual, artistic, religious, and social point of view"/5(10).

Romola. George Eliot. 5 (1 Review) Published: Pages: Downloads: 2, Share This. Romola. George Eliot. 5 (1 Review) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ereader.5/5(1). Romola is a historical novel set in 15th-century Florence. Originally serialised in Cornhill Magazine from –, this version is the first book edition published in the UK by Smith, Elder & Co. Romola Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Historical fiction Subject: Psychological fiction Subject: Domestic fiction Subject: Married women -- Fiction Subject: Savonarola, Girolamo, -- Fiction Subject: Women -- Italy -- Florence -- Fiction Subject: Greeks -- Italy -- Florence.Romola has 71 books on Goodreads, and is currently reading The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith, Revenge Wears Prada: The Devil Returns by Lauren Wei.