Music book owned by George Eliot

Date
around 1830s
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This hardback music book was owned by George Eliot. The hymns were probably copied by her as favourites, in her younger days. Eliot was a keen Christian at this point in her life. She read the bible and was keen to live a religious life. Handwritten on the inside cover is; “This book belonged to “George Eliot”. The paper is watermarked 1834.