Silas Marner (Signet Classics)
The vintage novel of desire, redemption, and the indomitable human spirit, from loved novelist George Eliot.
In this heartwarming vintage via George Eliot, a steady linen weaver named Silas Marner is badly accused of a heinous robbery truly dedicated through his ally. Exiling himself to the country village of Raveloe, he turns into a lonely recluse. finally, Marner reveals redemption and non secular rebirth via his unselfish love for an deserted baby who mysteriously seems to be at some point in his remoted cottage.
Somber, but hopeful, Eliot’s real looking depiction of an irretrievable prior, tempered with the mystical parts of delusion and fairy story, continues to be undying in its figuring out of human nature and has been liked for generations.
With an advent by way of Frederick R. Karl
and an Afterword by means of Kathryn Hughes
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