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Adam Bede / George Eliot.

By: Eliot, George, 1819-1880.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Everyman's library ; 59.Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, c1992Edition: 1st ed.Description: xxxiii, 612 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0679409912.Subject(s): Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction | Illegitimate children -- Fiction | England -- Fiction | Women clergy -- Fiction | Infanticide -- Fiction | Carpenters -- FictionGenre/Form: Didactic fiction. | Love stories.DDC classification: 823.8 Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Sample text | Publisher description Dissertation note: Adam Bede is an upstanding young carpenter whose greatest weakness is his infatuation with the self-absorbed village beauty, Hetty Sorrel. Hetty has secretly set her sights on Captain Arthur Donnithorne, heir to the local squire’s estate; his abandonment of her and her engagement to Adam set in motion a tragedy that will touch many people’s lives. When Hetty lands in prison, accused of murder and facing a sentence of execution by hanging, it is her fervent young cousin Dinah Morris,
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Adam Bede is an upstanding young carpenter whose greatest weakness is his infatuation with the self-absorbed village beauty, Hetty Sorrel. Hetty has secretly set her sights on Captain Arthur Donnithorne, heir to the local squire’s estate; his abandonment of her and her engagement to Adam set in motion a tragedy that will touch many people’s lives. When Hetty lands in prison, accused of murder and facing a sentence of execution by hanging, it is her fervent young cousin Dinah Morris,

Includes bibliographical references (p. xxii-xxiii).

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