Ruth- Elizabeth Gaskell

541 Pages
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Summary

Ruth is a novel by Elizabeth Gaskell, first published in three volumes in 1853.
Theme
The book is a social novel, dealing with Victorian views about sin and illegitimacy. It is a surprisingly compassionate portrayal of a 'fallen woman', a type of person normally outcast from respectable society. It examines the social stigma of illegitimacy. Ruth goes on to gain a respectable position in society as a governess, and the novel looks at whether the sinful can be reintegrated into society.
Format:
E-book
Pages E-book:
541
Categories:
Languages:
English
Published:
12/06/2020
Publisher E-Book:
Raanan Editeur
ISBN E-book:
9782714905574

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