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ELIOT, George.

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  1. 124472
    First edition in book form of George Eliot's first published work, three stories that had previously been serialised in Blackwood's Magazine. Learn More
    £875

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  2. 124473

    Adam Bede.

    Edinburgh & London: 1859

    First edition of the author's first novel, "which brought her instant fame on its publication in February 1859. Dickens admired it (and guessed the author was a woman); Elizabeth Gaskell was flattered to be asked if she had written it" (ODNB). Learn More
    £600

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  3. 124478

    Felix Holt.

    Edinburgh & London: 1866

    First edition. Set in the familiar midland countryside of Eliot's early novels, Felix Holt deals with the upheavals of society at the time of the first Reform Act of 1832, anticipating the election scenes in her next novel, Middlemarch. The work was well-received commercially and "nearly 5,000 copies were sold in the first... Learn More
    £450

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  4. 124479

    The Spanish Gypsy.

    Edinburgh & London: 1868

    First edition. This novel is based on the expulsion from Spain of the Moors and the Gypsies in the 1490s and was inspired by the author's visit to Spain with George Henry Lewes in December 1866. Learn More
    £200

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  5. 107763
    First edition of the author's last published work. Learn More
    £150

    Stock Code: 107763

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  6. 124483
    First edition of the author's last published work. Learn More
    £100

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