Logo

North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell

Large book cover: North and South

North and South
by

Publisher: Walter Scott
ISBN/ASIN: 1420928651
Number of pages: 391

Description:
North and South is Elizabeth Gaskell's 1854 novel that contrasts the different ways of life in the two respective regions of England. With important underlying social themes, the book stands out as one of the greatest novels in the history of English literature.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: The Moorland CottageThe Moorland Cottage
by
The Moorland Cottage was written in 1850 by famous Victorian author and biographer, Elizabeth Gaskell. This novella depicts the struggle of a strong-minded Victorian woman, torn between her dreams and her duty towards her family.
(7114 views)
Book cover: The Life of Charlotte BronteThe Life of Charlotte Bronte
by - Smith, Elder & Co.
Elizabeth Gaskell's biography of her close friend recounts Charlotte Bronte's life from her childhood, through her years as a writer who had 'foreseen the single life' for herself, to her marriage at thirty-eight and death less than a year later.
(12793 views)
Book cover: Sylvia's LoversSylvia's Lovers
by
A moving novel of a young woman caught between the attractions of two very different men, Sylvia's Lovers is set in the 1790s in an English seaside town. England is at war with France, and press-gangs wreak havoc by seizing young men for service.
(5093 views)
Book cover: RuthRuth
by - Chapman and Hall
The book is a social novel, dealing with Victorian views about sin and 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.
(5967 views)