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" Many Theresas have been born who found for themselves no epic life wherein there was a constant unfolding of far-resonant action ; perhaps only a life of mistakes, the offspring of a certain spiritual grandeur ill-matched with the meanness of opportunity... "
Self-conscious Art: A Tribute to John W. Kronik - Pagina 53
editat de - 1996 - 183 pagini
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Equal in Monastic Profession: Religious Women in Medieval France

Penelope D. Johnson - 2009 - 310 pagini
...been bom who found for themselves no epic life wherein there was a constant unfolding of far-resonant action; perhaps only a life of mistakes, the offspring...found no sacred poet and sank unwept into oblivion." 2. Barbara A. Hanawalt, ed., Women and Work in Preindustrial Europe (Bloomington: Indiana University...
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Eve's Journey: Feminine Images in Hebraic Literary Tradition

Nehama Aschkenasy - 1994 - 269 pagini
...for themselves no epic life wherein there was a constant unfolding of far-resonant action; perhaps a life of mistakes, the offspring of a certain spiritual grandeur ill-matched with the meanness of opportunity."13 In contrast to the explicitness of the nineteenth-century woman writer, we have the...
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Wise Women: Over Two Thousand Years of Spiritual Writing by Women

Susan Neunzig Cahill - 1996 - 395 pagini
...been born who found for themselves no epic life wherein there was a constant unfolding of far-resonant action; perhaps only a life of mistakes, the offspring...found no sacred poet and sank unwept into oblivion. With dim lights and tangled circumstance they tried to shape their thought and deed in noble agreement;...
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Faith and Doubt: Religion and Secularization in Literature from Wordsworth ...

R. L. Brett - 1997 - 261 pagini
...Theresas 'who found for themselves no epic life wherein there was a constant unfolding of far-resonant action; perhaps only a life of mistakes, the offspring...found no sacred poet and sank unwept into oblivion'. Dorothea Brooke is a high-minded young woman who seeks to serve a cause by marrying the dessicated...
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The Disciplined Heart

Caroline J. Simon - 1997 - 214 pagini
...been born who found for themselves no epic life wherein there was constant unfolding of far-resonant action; perhaps only a life of mistakes, the offspring...found no sacred poet and sank unwept into oblivion. With dim lights and tangled cireumstance they tried to shape their thought and deed in noble agreement;...
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Middlemarch, a study of provincial life

George Eliot - 1909
...been born who found for themselves no epic life wherein there was a constant unfolding of farresonant action ; perhaps only a life of mistakes, the offspring...found no sacred poet and sank unwept into oblivion. With dim lights and tangled circumstance they tried to shape their thought and deed in noble agreement...
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Names and Stories: Emilia Dilke and Victorian Culture

Kali Israel - 2002 - 384 pagini
...wherein there was a constant unfolding of far-resonant action; perhaps only a life of mistakes . . . perhaps a tragic failure which found no sacred poet and sank unwept into oblivion. 46 In Adam Bede, too, Eliot wrote of the necessity of stories to make desires: "Hetty had never read...
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The Wisdom of George Eliot: Wit and Reflection from the Writings of the ...

George Eliot - 2002 - 90 pagini
...been born who found for themselves no epic life wherein there was a constant unfolding of farresonant action; perhaps only a life of mistakes, the offspring...found no sacred poet and sank unwept into oblivion. With dim lights and tangled circumstance they tried to shape their thought and deed in noble agreement;...
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What Is What Was

Richard Stern - 2002 - 318 pagini
...Middlemarch by contrasting the "epic life" of Saint Theresa with that of the "many Theresas" who found only "a life of mistakes, the offspring of a certain...grandeur ill-matched with the meanness of opportunity." The contraction of epic yearning continued: Virginia Woolf's women yearn for little more than a room...
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Rereading George Eliot: Changing Responses to Her Experiments in Life

Bernard J. Paris - 2003 - 220 pagini
...in which the medium for heroic deeds no longer exists, especially for women. As a result, she leads "a life of mistakes, the offspring of a certain spiritual...grandeur ill-matched with the meanness of opportunity." This formula not only excuses Dorothea's mistakes but makes them the sign of her noble, ardent nature....
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