North and South

North and South

ISBN: 0140620192

ISBN 13: 9780140620191

Publication Date: January 13, 1994

Publisher: Penguin Books

Pages: 521

Format: Paperback

Authors: Elizabeth Gaskell, Alan Shelston

4.13 of 110,503

Download PDF

Download ePub

When her father leaves the Church in a crisis of conscience, Margaret Hale is uprooted from her comfortable home in Hampshire to move with her family to the north of England. Initially repulsed by the ugliness of her new surroundings in the industrial town of Milton, Margaret becomes aware of the poverty and suffering of the local mill workers and develops a passionate sense of social justice. This is intensified by her tempestuous relationship with the mill-owner and self-made man, John Thornton, as their fierce opposition over his treatment of his employees masks a deeper attraction.

In North and South, Elizabeth Gaskell skillfully fuses individual feeling with social concern, and in Margaret Hale creates one of the most original heroines of Victorian literature.

0 Share 0 Share 0 Share 0 Share
Recent Books Download

The Flame, the Breeze, and the Shadow.

by Esphyr Slobodkina

0.00 of
Notice: Undefined index: total in /srv/users/serverpilot/apps/teguh/public/pages/public/templates/books-item.php on line 18
0

Dewhurst's Textbook of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

by Keith Edmonds

4.00 of
Notice: Undefined index: total in /srv/users/serverpilot/apps/teguh/public/pages/public/templates/books-item.php on line 18
0

Baby Farm Animals

by Lucinda McQueen

0.00 of
Notice: Undefined index: total in /srv/users/serverpilot/apps/teguh/public/pages/public/templates/books-item.php on line 18
0

P.S. I Like You

by Kasie West

4.07 of 25,104

Henry James

by Henry James, Philip Horne

0.00 of
Notice: Undefined index: total in /srv/users/serverpilot/apps/teguh/public/pages/public/templates/books-item.php on line 18
0