George Eliot

Middlemarch (version 2)


Read by Margaret Espaillat


Middlemarch: A Study of Provincial Life is a novel by George Eliot, the pen name of Mary Anne Evans, later Marian Evans. It is her seventh n…

Silas Marner (version 2)


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Reputed as Eliot’s favourite novel Silas Marner is set in the early years of the 19th century. Marner, a weaver, is a member of a small cong…

Daniel Deronda


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In this enduring Victorian classic written in 1876, two stories weave in and out of each other: The first is about Gwendolen, one of Eliot's…

Silas Marner


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Silas Marner (originally published in 1861): Betrayed by a beloved friend and accused of a crime he didn’t commit, awkward Silas Marner is e…

Middlemarch


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The book examines the role of education in the lives of the characters and how such education and study has affected the characters. Rosamon…

The Mill on the Floss


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The novel details the lives of Tom and Maggie Tulliver, a brother and sister growing up on the river Floss near the village of St. Oggs, evi…

Adam Bede


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Adam Bede, the first novel written by George Eliot (the pen name of Mary Ann Evans), was published in 1859. It was published pseudonymously,…

The Lifted Veil


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The Lifted Veil is a novella by George Eliot, first published in 1859. Quite unlike the realistic fiction for which Eliot is best known, The…

The Lifted Veil (Version 2)


Read by Kirsten Wever


George Eliot’s 1859 novella, The Lifted Veil, departs radically from the grounded realism of her longer and better known works, such as Midd…

Romola


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George Eliot's own favorite among her novels, this novel tells the story of Romola, the intelligent daughter of a blind scholar, who is fall…

Scenes of Clerical Life


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Scenes of Clerical Life, which appeared in book form in 1858 (after serial publication in the previous year), was the first published fictio…

Felix Holt, The Radical


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"Harold Transome is a landowner who goes against his family's political tradition (much to his mother's distress), while Felix Holt is …

Brother Jacob


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Brother Jacob is a short story by George Eliot, in which she explores the relationship between the selfish, self-centered and ambitious Davi…

Silas Marner


Read by André Rannou


Publié en 1861, Silas Marner est de tous les romans de George Eliot le plus court et, en apparence, le plus simple. Cependant, par le…

Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 016


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A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The selections included in this collection were independently chosen by the re…

The Ontario Readers: Third Book


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The Ontario Readers is a school book first published in 1919, by the Ontario Ministry of Education, containing short excerpts of literary wo…

Impressions of Theophrastus Such


Read by Josh Mitteldorf


Impressions of Theophrastus Such is a work of fiction by George Eliot, first published in 1879. It was Eliot's last published writing and he…

Le Moulin sur la Floss


Read by André Rannou


La famille Tulliver et ses deux enfants, Tom et Maggie, mènent une vie simple et heureuse au moulin de Dorlcote, sur les bords de la…

Short Poetry Collection 166


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This is a collection of 36 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for March 2017.

Middlemarch (Livres 5 à 8)


Read by André Rannou


Le second volume de Middlemarch continue de dérouler lentement les vicissitudes de la vie des deux couples précédemment…

Short Poetry Collection 163


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This is a collection of 31 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for December 2016. It also includes a long poem, The Legend of Jubal by Georg…

Poems Recorded in Deptford and Greenwich


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Armed with a hand-held digital recorder and the Penguin Book of English Verse, LibriVox’s UK Chapter set out one Sunday afternoon to capture…