Hidden historical heroines (#23: George Eliot)

Mary Anne (Marian) Evans (22 November 1819 – 22 December 1880) was one of the most prolific writers of the Victorian era; her novel Middlemarch has been lauded as the best novel written ever in the English language. You may recognise her by her pen-name, George Eliot. Marian was born in the Warwickshire countryside in […]