First published in Master Narratives: Tellers and Telling in the English Novel, a memorial volume for Bill Ruddick, Ashgate, 2003, this substantial essay is extracted from the electronic edition by Humanities-Ebooks, 2007.
Topics and Keywords:
Narrative, Narration, Narratology, Narrator; narration; George Eliot; Middlemarch; home epic, marriage, Frederika Bremer, Mary Howitt, Hermann and Dorothea, Goethe, Homer, Frederic Myers
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About the author
Nicola Trott, Head of Department of English at Glasgow University, is best known for her work on intellectual relations in the Coleridge, Godwin and Shelley circles.