The Victorian and the Romantic ― A Memoir, a Love Story, and a Friendship Across Time
The Victorian and the Romantic ― A Memoir, a Love Story, and a Friendship Across Time
  • ISBN13:9780525436409
  • 出版社:Anchor Books
  • 作者:Nell Stevens
  • 裝訂/頁數:平裝/256頁
  • 規格:20.3cm*13.2cm (高/寬)
  • 出版日:2019/07/16
  • 定  價:NT$595元
  • 優惠價: 79470
  • 可得紅利積點:14 點
  • 庫存: 預購中
  • 加入購物車
分享:
商品介紹
  • 商品簡介
  • 作者簡介
  • From the author of Bleaker House ("as funny as it is poignant" --Lena Dunham), the interwoven love stories of two female writers 150 years apart.

    In 1857, English novelist Elizabeth Gaskell left behind her dull minister husband and their dreary provincial city and set off with her daughters for Rome. There she met a dazzling group of artists and writers, among them the American critic Charles Eliot Norton, and began a romance--with the city, with her new friends, and with Norton in particular--that transformed her. Norton was Gaskell's one true love--although there was no way for them to be together--and by his side, she knew she had reached the "tip-top point" of her life.
    Over a century later, in 2013, Nell Stevens is in London and embarking on her dissertation--about the community of artists and writers living in Rome in the nineteenth century--while falling head over heels for a soulful American screenwriter living in Paris. But the romance soon founders, and her passion for academia fails to materialize. Suddenly at the nadir of her young life, she is drawn to Mrs. Gaskell. Could this indomitable Victorian author rescue Nell's pursuit of love, family, and a writing career? Lively, witty, and impossible to put down, The Victorian and the Romantic is a moving chronicle of two women, each charting a way of life beyond the rules of her time.
  • NELL STEVENS has a degree in English and creative writing from the University of Warwick, an MFA in fiction from Boston University, and a PhD in Victorian literature from King's College London. She is the author of the memoir Bleaker House and is at work on a novel.
    本週66折

      • 5小時清醒力:日本醫師教你晨型人的大腦深度休息法
      • 優惠價:185元
      • 心有靈犀
      • 優惠價:264元
      • 學完五十音之後:給初學日文者專門設計的6堂課
      • 優惠價:230元
      • 鳳凰錯3:諸神之戰震洪荒(全二冊)(簡體書)
      • 優惠價:257元
      • 江川往事(簡體書)
      • 優惠價:146元

    推薦書展
    公司簡介服務條款隱私權政策異業合作人才招募圖書館採購/編目三民禮券兌換處好站連結三民‧東大‧弘雅目錄古籍‧古典目錄