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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 73168–93 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.1.68
Published: 01 June 2018
...Rachel Kravetz Rachel Kravetz, “The Radiant Tableaux of Daniel Deronda ” (pp. 68–93) This essay argues that the ekphrastic images in Daniel Deronda (1876) mark a shift in George Eliot’s thought away from a historical to a prophetic national mode. Taking as a point of departure the critical...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2007; 622250–277 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2007.62.2.250
Published: 01 September 2007
...Jules Law Jules Law, ““Transparency and Epistemology in George Eliot's Daniel Deronda ”” (pp. 250––277) The recent turn in George Eliot scholarship toward historicism——and in particular toward intellectual and political history——has tended to occlude the epistemological metaphors in the author's...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1998; 532188–210 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2902983
Published: 01 September 1998
...Marc E. Wohlfarth This essay aims at a cultural and intellectual reconstruction of the ideological function of the Jewish-nationalist thematic complex in George Eliot's Daniel Deronda (1876). Although a break with the national past is clearly needed, as indicated by the decadent figure of Henleigh...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1998; 53125–55 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2902969
Published: 01 June 1998
...Wilfred Stone Gambling is a major issue in Daniel Deronda (1876), and it mediates a major conflict in George Eliot's system of belief. When the wayward Gwendolen gambles at roulette and marriage, she is made to suffer a heavy penance; yet when the author's darling Deronda risks his whole English...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1987; 423313–338 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3045266
Published: 01 December 1987
...Judith Wilt Copyright 1987 The Regents of the University of California "He would come back": The Fathers of Daughters in Daniel Deronda JUDITH WILT Y argument is simple, though in a final sense unverifiable, since it has to do with the psychohistory of a fictional person, not a real one...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1982; 364424–451 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3044772
Published: 01 March 1982
...Nancy Pell Copyright 1982 Regents of the University of California The Fathers' Daughters in Daniel Derondca NANCY PELL S OON AFTER MEETING GWENDOLEN HARLETH in the first book of Daniel Deronda, we learn that she is relieved to be living at last close by her uncle, the Reverend Henry Gascoigne...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1974; 292211–214 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933293
Published: 01 September 1974
...William J. Sullivan Copyright 1974 By The Regents of the University of California [Footnotes] 1 Daniel Deronda (1876; rpt. New York: Harper, Torchbooks ed., 1961), pp. 32-33. 32 Daniel Deronda 1961 2 Shirley Frank Levenson, "The Use of Music in Daniel Deronda," NCF, 24 (1969...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1976; 304477–494 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933556
Published: 01 March 1976
...Hugh Witemeyer Copyright 1976 By The Regents of the University of California [Footnotes] 1 Maurice Beebe, "Visions Are Creators: The Unity of Daniel Deronda," Boston University Studies in English, 1 (1955), 166-77 Beebe 166 1 Boston University Studies in English 1955 D. R...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1971; 263286–306 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933207
Published: 01 December 1971
...John P. Kearney Copyright 1971 By The Regents of the University of California Time and Beauty in Daniel Deronda: "Was she beautiful or not beautiful?" JOHN P. KEARNEY G EORGE ELIOT'S interest in man as a creature in time has long been evident to her attentive readers. One can hardly read Adam...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1969; 243317–334 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2932861
Published: 01 December 1969
...Shirley Frank Levenson Copyright 1970 By The Regents of the University of California The Use of Music in Daniel D eronda SHIRLEY FRANK LEVENSON E _VER SINCE F. R. LEAVIS'S dogmatic distinction between the "good half" and the "bad half" of Daniel Deronda,' critics have generally agreed that the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1969; 234434–445 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2932683
Published: 01 March 1969
... Eliot, Daniel Deronda (Edinburgh, 1878), p. 1 Eliot 1 Daniel Deronda 1878 Harper Torchbook ed. (New York, 1960). 4 Essays of George Eliot, ed. Thomas Pinney (London, 1963), p. 434. Pinney 434 Essays of George Eliot 1963 5 The George Eliot Letters, ed. Gordon S. Haight (New...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1965; 194345–356 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2932874
Published: 01 March 1965
... 14 op. cit., pp. 325-326 15 John Hersey in his "epic" novel, The Wall (1950) D aniel D eronda or Gvendolen Harleth? HAROLD FISCH O REGARD THE Zionist part of Daniel Deronda as the bad part and as a lamentable deviation from the true subject of the novel, viz., the story of Gwendolen...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1957; 123231–235 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3044090
Published: 01 December 1957
... TO "DANIEL DERONDA" The great vogue of George Eliot's novels in the latter half of the nineteenth century produced some curious outgrowths, as various sources-particularly Gordon Haight's magnificent new edition of her letters-amply remind us. One of the most curious, surely, emerged in the wake of...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1954; 84300–306 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3044183
Published: 01 March 1954
...Jerome Thale River Imagery in "Daniel Deronda" JEROME THALE R EADERS OF George Eliot are familiar with er theory of moral degeneration a d have often called it the "drift" theory. So natural is the metaphor that we can say that Tito Melema or Arthur Donni- thorne "drifts" without adverting tothe...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1982; 372170–187 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3044570
Published: 01 September 1982
...Sara M. Putzell-Korab Copyright 1982 Regents of the University of California The Role of the Prophet: The Rationality of Daniel Deronda's Idealist Mission SARA M. PUTZELL-KORAB JA A.LTHOUGH all George Eliot's novels suggest that a person's work, and thus identity, comes from and depends on the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2013; 68133–63 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2013.68.1.33
Published: 01 June 2013
... each work’s central narrative. The moral transformation of the central characters, especially Daniel and Gwendolen in Eliot’s last novel, Daniel Deronda (1876), initiates them into the practices of the “good translator” as she defines them in her early writing on translation. Meanwhile, the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2014; 684513–541 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2014.68.4.513
Published: 01 March 2014
... shows how the creation of Will Ladislaw and his reprisal in the character of Herr Klesmer in Daniel Deronda (1876) serves the purposes of Eliot’s imagined cure for English insularity. © 2014 by The Regents of the University of California 2014 George Eliot Eastern Europe Poland/Polish Slav(ic...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2010; 644465–493 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2010.64.4.465
Published: 01 March 2010
... specific heirlooms in Middlemarch (1871––72) and Daniel Deronda (1876)——including miniature portraits, emeralds, turquoises, and diamonds——to reveal the surprising politics embedded in Eliot's heirlooms that her nineteenth-century readers would certainly have recognized. ©© 2010 by The Regents of the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1995; 503322–336 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933672
Published: 01 December 1995
... Eliot's fiction on silence as a sign of matrimonial conflict. Throughout Eliot's fiction, from "Janet's Repentance" in Scenes of Clerical Life, through to Felix Holt and Middlemarch, and culminating in the portrayal of Henleigh Grandcourt in Daniel Deronda, there is a progressive emphasis on the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743388–392 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.388
Published: 01 December 2019
... (vis Culture and Anarchy); how to claim, as your own inheritance, beliefs and practices that are different from the ones you have always believed and practiced (vis Daniel Deronda); how to imagine yourself as being able to pick and choose your own beliefs while also imagining yourself to be part of a...