George Eliot and Schiller: Intertextuality and by Deborah Guth

By Deborah Guth

Though Friedrich Schiller loved widespread literary status and nice attractiveness in 19th century literary England, his effect has been mostly overlooked in contemporary scholarship at the period.


First released in 2003, this ebook explores the huge proof of the significance of the playwright and philosopher’s inspiration to George Eliot’s novelistic artwork. It demonstrates the connection among Schiller’s paintings and Eliot’s plotting of ethical imaginative and prescient, the tensions in her paintings among realism and idealism, and her aesthetics. It additionally contends that the sizeable continental underpinnings of Eliot’s writing may still lead us to resituate her past nationwide obstacles, and think about her as a tremendous eu, in addition to English, author.


This publication can be of curiosity to these learning 19th Century English and eu literature.

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