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A receipt signed by Marian Lewes in 1857.
A receipt signed Marian Lewes dated 8 December 1857, recording the income Eliot received from the trustees of her fathers’ estate
George Eliot’s Life by J.W. Cross
After Lewes died in 1878 Eliot struggled as she missed him greatly
‘Whitley Heights’ by Helen Allingham
George Eliot and George Henry Lewes bought this country house in 1876 with proceeds from her novel, Daniel Deronda