English 1C: Terry Spaise - George Eliot's Silas Marner

English 1C: Terry Spaise - George Eliot's Silas Marner

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on "Literary Criticism" shelves in Reference:  
  • Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism [volume: page(s)] 4:99-100, 102-03, 106, 109-11, 114, 117, 119, 121, 123, 126-27, 131, 147-52; 13:289, 291, 293; 23:51, 56-7, 80; 41:55-155; 49:197, 213; 89:215, 239; 118:40, 43, 49, 59-60, 104-5, 107-8
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  • The Critical Perspective [The Chelsea House Library of Literary Criticism] Volume 8: pages 4753-4757.  Mid-Victorian.  Ed. Harold Bloom.  Chelsea House Publishers: New York, 1989.
  • The New Moulton's library of literary criticism [The Chelsea House Library of Literary Criticism] Volume 9: pages 5089-5090.  Late Victorian.  Ed. Harold Bloom.  Chelsea House Publishers: New York, 1989.

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Scenes of Clerical Life and Silas Marner [electronic resource] PR4669 Connect to full-text
George Eliot's Silas Marner PR4670 .G46 2003 Table of contents
An annotated critical bibliography of George Eliot Z8259 .L48 1988 pages 86-88
George Eliot. The Mill on the Floss, and Silas Marner : a Casebook PR4664 .G4  
Silas Marner: Memory and Salvation PR4670 .S93 1992  
George Eliot and Her World PR4681 .L3 1978  
George Eliot and Her Times: a Victorian Study PR4681 .H3 1974  
George Eliot : a Bibliographical History Z8259 .B35 2002 MISSING +1 HOLD
The George Eliot Letters PR4681.A3 H33 7 volumes
The George Eliot Review [serial] PR4679 G462 no.23(1992)-34(2003)-

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Gale's Literary Index  Master index to the major literature series published by The Gale Group, covering 140,000 titles into 1 source.

Literature Resource Center Literature Resource Center provides access to biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline; covers more than 120,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers, with in-depth coverage of 2,500 of the most-studied authors, full-text 

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