Silas Marner

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Silas Marner

The Weaver of Raveloe

By George Eliot; Chris Bohjalian (Introduction by)

Modern Library, Paperback, 9780375757495, 240pp.

Publication Date: May 8, 2001


Eliot's penetrating portrayal of a miser who learns to love an orphaned and abandoned child, this novel is a cherished masterwork and a moving story of redemption by the one of the Victorian era's most accomplished novelists.

About the Author
Chris Bohjalian is the author of Midwives, The Law of Similars, and Transsister Radio, among other books. His new novel, Buffalo Soldier, about a foster child will be published in May. He lives in Vermont.

Praise For Silas Marner

"I think Silas Marner holds a higher place than any of the author's works. It is more nearly a masterpiece; it has more of that simple, rounded, consummate aspect. . .which marks a classical work."—Henry James

From the Paperback edition.