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George Eliot (1819–1880)

Mary Anne Evans was born on 22 November 1819 at South Farm, Arbury Hall near Nuneaton, Warwickshire. Her parents were Robert Evans, the manager of Arbury Hall, and Christina Evans. She had four siblings: Robert, Fanny, Chrissy and Isaac. Mary was always considered a serious child and she always had free access to books. She soon became a great ... See full bio »


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 2002 Daniel Deronda (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... (novel)
 2002 George Eliot: A Scandalous Life (TV Movie) (novels)
 1997 Masterpiece Classic (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Mill on the Floss (1997) ... (novel)
 1997 The Mill on the Floss (TV Movie) (novel)
 1996 Les liens du coeur (TV Movie) (novel "Silas Marner")
 1994 A Simple Twist of Fate (novel "Silas Marner")
 1994 Middlemarch (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1992 Screen One (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Adam Bede (1992) ... (novel)
 1985 Silas Marner (TV Movie) (novel "Silas Marner")
 1978-1979 The Mill on the Floss (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode Eight (1979) ... (novel)
- Episode Six (1979) ... (novel)
- Episode One (1978) ... (novel)
 1970 Daniel Deronda (TV Mini-Series) (novel "Daniel Deronda" - 6 episodes)
- Destinies (1970) ... (novel "Daniel Deronda")
- Revelations (1970) ... (novel "Daniel Deronda")
- Fire (1970) ... (novel "Daniel Deronda")
- The Diamonds (1970) ... (novel "Daniel Deronda")
- Pursuit (1970) ... (novel "Daniel Deronda")
 1968 Middlemarch (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 7 episodes)
- Scandals (1968) ... (novel)
- The Wife and the Widow (1968) ... (novel)
- The Husbands (1968) ... (novel)
- Homecoming (1968) ... (novel)
- The New Doctor (1968) ... (novel)
 1965 The Mill on the Floss (TV Series) (novel "The Mill on the Floss" - 4 episodes)
- Flood (1965) ... (novel "The Mill on the Floss")
- Turn of the Tide (1965) ... (novel "The Mill on the Floss")
- Ebb Tide (1965) ... (novel "The Mill on the Floss")
- High Tide (1965) ... (novel "The Mill on the Floss")
 1964 Silas Marner (TV Series) (novel "Silas Marner" - 6 episodes)
- Father and Daughter (1964) ... (novel "Silas Marner")
- A Gleam of Gold (1964) ... (novel "Silas Marner")
- A Strange Disappearance (1964) ... (novel "Silas Marner")
- A Marriage Concealed (1964) ... (novel "Silas Marner")
- A New Life (1964) ... (novel "Silas Marner")
 1957 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1940 Harvest of Hate (novel "The Mill on the Floss")
 1936 The Mill on the Floss (book)
 1924 Romola (novel)
 1922 Silas Marner (novel)
 1921 Daniel Deronda (novel)
 1920 Are Children to Blame? (novel "Silas Marner")
 1920 Mr. Gilfil's Love Story (novel "Scenes of Clerical Life")
 1918 Adam Bede (novel)
 1916 Silas Marner (Short) (novel)
 1915 The Mill on the Floss (novel)
 1915 Felix Holt (Short) (story)
 1915 Adam Bede (Short) (writer)
 1914 Gwendolin (Short) (novel "Daniel Deronda")
 1913 Silas Marner (Short) (novel)
 1911 Silas Marner (Short) (novel)
 1911 St. Cecilia (Short) (novel)
 1911 Romola (Short) (novel)
 1909 A Fair Exchange (Short) (novel "Silas Marner")

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Novel: "Middlemarch" See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | See more »

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What makes life dreary is want of motive. See more »


Her novel "Middlemarch" has been described as the greatest English Language novel ever written by Martin Amis and Julian Barnes. See more »

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