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EXTRACTS FROM NOTICES OF “DANIEL DERONDA." The position of George Eliot in the literature of There has, we suspect, never been a popular favorite modern fiction is absolutely regal. She alone, among who has so completely found the key to the sympacontemporary writers, stands above the strife of thies of her special audience as George Eliot.-Specparty : all critics, however much opposcd in other tator, London. matters, are her zealous ministers, and all readers, The study of Mirah, the young Jewese, is told with a whatever their tastes, are her loyal admirers. De- tenderness and pathos to which we do not remember traction would sound like treason, criticism itself al- a parallel in all George Eliot's works.-Examiner, most like impertinence. She has no need to keep London. her name alive by bringing out her three or six vol- No larger and more intellectual audience probably umes a year: her one novel in three years is a royal waits upon any living writer in the English lauguage visit, and an event in history. *** Every sentence she than George Eliot now assembles by the touch of her writes tells its tale of patient care, and of the enthusi- pen.-Congregationalist, Boston. asm for an ideal that rejects first and second thoughts Unusually full of promisc. So far as the story is unas mere playing on the threshold of art; still she folded, it strikes us as likely to be more popular than voars her crown by divine right of genius, and if she “Middlemarch.” The style is epigrammatic and polaccepts the too often forgotten duties of genius, all ished as ever, and the constructive art seems to apthe more honor to her.-Globe, London.
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