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Page 235 - God's holy ordinance; and thereto I plight thee my troth.
Page 234 - If any man can show just cause, why they may not lawfully be joined together, let him now speak, or else hereafter for ever hold his peace.
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Page 41 - ... to the roots of things, and, the basis of life being material and not spiritual, the analyst inevitably finds himself, sooner or later, handling what this sentimental age calls coarse.
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Anna Gruetzner Robins - George Moore's A Modern Lover: Introducing ...
George Moore's first novel, A Modern Lover (1883), is not written in French, and is set mostly in London not Paris, yet it contains a fascinating record of ...
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JSTOR: The Composition of George Moore's a Modern Lover
THE COMPOSITION OF GEORGE MOORE'S A MODERN LOVER MILTON CHAIKIN EORGE MOORE'S first novel, A Modern Lover (1883), is of some significance in the history of ...
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GEORGE MOORE'S A MODERN LOVER: INTRODUCING THE FRENCH IMPRESSIONISTS TO LONDON. Author: Robins, Anna Gruetzner. Source: French Studies, Volume 61, Number 1, ...
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The George Moore Site
The removal of A Modern Lover from the circulating libraries prompted Moore to ... There is no doubt that Moore's novels between A Modern Lover and Esther ...
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George Moore (novelist) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
His first novel, A Modern Lover (1883) was a three-volume work, ... [18] As with A Modern Lover, his two next novels, A Mummers Wife and A Drama in Muslin, ...
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The Yellow Book -- Ella D'Arcy
Starting his writing career with plays and poetry, Moore eventually turned to novels, his first two being the realist works A Modern Lover (1883) and A ...
www.ryerson.ca/ 1890s/ Moore.htm

George Moore: Definition and Much More from Answers.com
His first novel, A Modern Lover (1883), dealt with the exploitation of women ..... A Modern Lover (1883); A Mummer's Wife (1885); A Drama in Muslin (1887) ...
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In " A Modern Lover" the hero !e en artist who is the f$ world by w rating ... A Modern Lover," the rewriting and consequent of the original , is dis- a ...
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3:AM Magazine » London Parascite
Moore’s notorious 1883 novel, A Modern Lover, encapsulates this transformation of ... In A Modern Lover, a sense of detached wonder is presented through the ...
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