7 movie adaptations made by people who apparently didn't read the book
Lawyer Wakem takes away the mill on the river Floss from Edward Tulliver, whose ancestors owned it for 300 years, and becomes the worst enemy of Tulliver's family.
Named after the novel by George Eliot, first published in 1860. The story centres around the fiercely intelligent Maggie Tulliver, and her beloved brother, Tom.
It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are thoroughly alive. The following quote is by George Eliot and is found in Book V, Chapter 1 (Project Gutenberg, Internet Archive) of The Mill on the Floss:
Learn about George Eliot one of the leading female English novelists of the 19th century. Discover why she used the pen name Mary Ann Evan to write her novels, including 'Middlemarch'.
Romanzi. Adam Bede, 1859; The Mill on the Floss, 1860, pubblicato in Italia con il titolo Il mulino sulla Floss; Silas Marner, 1861, pubblicato in Italia anche con i titoli Il tessitore di Raveloe e La bella storia di Silas Marner
The Mill on the Floss (Penguin Classics) [George Eliot, A. S. Byatt] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Drawing on George Eliot's own childhood experiences to craft an unforgettable story of first love, sibling rivalry and regret
I first read The Mill on the Floss when I was 17 years old. I couldn't put it down - read for 14 hours straight. However, many years later, I did not remember much about the book at all, only that I loved it.
Mary Anne Evans, who wrote under the pseudonym George Eliot, was born on November 22, 1819, at South Farm, Arbury Hall in Warwickshire. She was the...
Eliot, George, pseud. of Mary Ann or Marian Evans, 1819–80, English novelist, b. Arbury, Warwickshire. One of the great English novelists, she was reared in a strict atmosphere
George Eliot: George Eliot, English Victorian novelist who developed the method of psychological analysis characteristic of modern fiction. Her major works include Adam Bede (1859), The Mill on the Floss (1860), Silas Marner (1861), Middlemarch (1871–72), and Daniel Deronda (1876).
Romola: Romola, novel by George Eliot, first published in 1862–63 in The Cornhill Magazine. The book was published in three volumes in 1863. Set in Florence at the end of the 15th century and scrupulously researched, the novel weaves into its plot the career of the reformer Girolamo Savonarola and the
George Eliot was born on November 22, 1819. Baptized Mary Anne Evans, Eliot chose to write her novels under a male pseudonym. She scorned the stereotypical female novelist.