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By George Eliot

Considered one of George Eliot's such a lot bold and ingenious novels, Romola is determined in Renaissance Florence through the turbulent years following the expulsion of the robust Medici relations within which the zealous spiritual reformer Savonarola rose to manage the town. At its center is Romola, the dedicated daughter of a blind student, married to the shrewdpermanent yet eventually treacherous Tito whose duplicity in either love and politics threatens to ruin every little thing she values, and she or he needs to become independent from to discover her personal direction in existence. defined by way of Eliot as 'written with my top blood', the tale of Romola's highbrow and religious awakening is a compelling portrayal of a Utopian heroine, performed out opposed to a turbulent old backdrop.

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