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Romola

George Eliot

Romola

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Published by Little, Brown, and company in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Florence (Italy),
  • Italy,
  • Florence
    • Subjects:
    • Eliot, George, 1819-1880,
    • Savonarola, Girolamo, 1452-1498 -- Fiction,
    • Blind, Mathilde, 1841-1896,
    • Women -- Italy -- Florence -- Fiction,
    • Greeks -- Italy -- Florence -- Fiction,
    • Self-sacrifice -- Fiction,
    • Married women -- Fiction,
    • Florence (Italy) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Half title: The works of George Eliot. Foleshill ed. [v. 1-2]

      Statementby George Eliot; with a life of George Eliot by Mathilde Blind.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.E43 R17, PR4668 R17
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6911149M
      LC Control Number01029690
      OCLC/WorldCa1802283


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Romola, novel by George Eliot, first published in –63 in The Cornhill Magazine. The 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.

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Our summaries. Romola was a tremendous undertaking – both to write and to read. As historical novels go, it is one of a kind. In telling the story, Eliot provides a crash course in /5(4).

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May 29,  · The last book of Romola actually focuses on the titular character more than on her husband, Tito. She became a disciple of Fra Girolamo Savonarola. Although sure she will never again be truly happy, Romola is glad to have “a reason for living, apart from personal enjoyment and personal affection” (ch.

44). She carries “from. 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" is a book of political. Dec 24,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Tito becomes acquainted with several other Florentines, including Nello the barber and a young girl named Tessa.

He is also introduced to a blind scholar named Bardo de' Bardi, and his daughter Romola. As Tito becomes settled in Florence, assisting Bardo with classical studies, he falls in love with Romola.

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.

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Romola () Volume 1 & 2 (Set) Vintage Hardcover 1st Edition by Eliot. Porter & Coates, Hardcover1st Edition. Volume 1 and 2 of a 2 Volume set. Written by George Eliot.

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Set in Florence ina time of great political and religious turmoil, Eliot’s novel blends vivid. The most exotic and adventurous of George Eliot's novels, Romola reconstructs a turning-point in the intellectual history of Europe by charting the career and martyrdom of the charismatic religious leader Savonarola, who rebelled against the humanist spirit of the age and burned books on a /5(K).

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.

The most exotic of George Eliot's works, Romola recounts the story of the famous religious leader Savonarola in Florence at the time of Machiavelli and the Medicis. Of. 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".

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The characters are complex and interesting, and their dilemmas and conflicts are universal. I didn't know much about the time period before I started the book, and I think that hindered my enjoyment and understanding of the novel/5(15).

Romola doesn't really love him, but marries him because her father wishes it. When the Medici are forced out, Tito joins the new government and rises to be chief magistrate.

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Romola Book Summary and Study Guide. George Eliot Booklist George Eliot Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Romola; This tale is set in Italy and follows the life of Romola, a gentlewoman whose father is a scholar.

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Romola de’ Bardi, Bardo’s daughter and Tito’s wife. A sheltered young woman, she easily falls in love with handsome, charming Tito.

applikando.com will help you with any book or any question.May 22,  · From the little introduction I found in the book I read:"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".

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