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Exploring Eliot's Coventry

The Herbert is celebrating 200 years since the birth of author George Eliot with a new display about her connections with Coventry.


(Portrait of George Eliot (Mary Ann Evans), 1880-1881, by François d'Albert-Durade)

Find out about her life and friends and how the city itself influenced her work.

Visitors will be able to see the original manuscript of her greatest novel, Middlemarch, on loan from the British Library from Friday 1st Nov 2019 to Sunday 5th Jan 2020, after which it will be in Nuneaton for a further 8 weeks.
 

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