(Eliot, George). Hornback, Bert G. MIDDLEMARCH: A Novel of Reform
Boston: Twayne Publishers, (1988). 0805779817 / 9780805779813 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in pictorial dust jacket. Masterwork Study #14. With frontispiece portrait of Eliot.
Hornback "examines the complex texture of Eliot's masterwork by concentrating on the development of its remarkable heroine..." With notes, bibliography, index, appendix of student responses, and a chronology of Eliot's life and work.