TITLE

BOOK II: CHAPTER XIX: ADAM ON A WORKING DAY

AUTHOR(S)
Eliot, George
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Adam Bede (ICON Group International, Inc.);2006, p229
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 19 in Book 2 of "Adam Bede," by George Eliot is presented. It narrates Adam's going off for repair work on a country house and his thoughts about Hetty, the lessening of his responsibilities and his marrying in the future and setting up of a furniture business. It offers the view that Adam, with his limited book knowledge and industrious nature is a typical laboring class personality.
ACCESSION #
36029963

 

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