George Eliot Memorial Lecture, 2008: "Who was Mrs Nassau Senior? Was She the Inspiration for George Eliot's Dorothea in Middlemarch?"

Title

George Eliot Memorial Lecture, 2008: "Who was Mrs Nassau Senior? Was She the Inspiration for George Eliot's Dorothea in Middlemarch?"

Description

Who was Jeanie Senior before Octavia Hill introduced her to George Eliot in October 1866? Born Jeanie Hughes in 1828, the cherished daughter and only sister of seven brothers, she had started life as a happier Maggie Tulliver - keenly alive, with a questioning intelligence and an intense capacity for…

Creator

Sybil Oldfield

Source

George Eliot Review
2009: 40, 7-17

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

2009

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Citation

Sybil Oldfield, “George Eliot Memorial Lecture, 2008: "Who was Mrs Nassau Senior? Was She the Inspiration for George Eliot's Dorothea in Middlemarch?",” George Eliot Review Online, accessed September 22, 2021, https://www.georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/682.