In Defense of Romola

Title

In Defense of Romola

Description

Romola is not, and never has been, one of George Eliot’s more popular novels. Her contemporary critics were very hard on her ambitious Italian adventure, and, to this day, critical acclaim has not come to this novel which the author herself held in high esteem and affection. I personally disagree…

Creator

John Huzzard

Source

George Eliot Fellowship Review
1976: 7, 22-26

Publisher

GEFR and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 1976
Digitized 2017

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Citation

John Huzzard, “In Defense of Romola,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed September 22, 2021, https://www.georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/51.