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CHAPTER XII
THE VICTORIAN ERA

to live on the charity of the Brotherhood of the Gray Friars. If Thackeray had written nothing else, his picturing of the exquisite simplicity and self-respecting dignity with which Colonel Newcome accepts the only life that is open to him, would have been enough to prove his genius. This is the way he describes the Colonel's death :
" Just as the last bell struck, a peculiar sweet smile shone over his face, and he lifted up his head a little, and quickly said `Adsum' and fell back. It was the word we used at school when names were called ; and, lo, he whose heart was as that of a little child had answered to his name, and stood in the presence of his Maker."
" George Eliot," 1819-1880. Mary Ann Evans Cross, much better known as " George Eliot," was only a few years younger than Dickens and Thackeray ; but the mass of their work was done before she wrote her earliest novel. Her first thirty-two years were spent in Shakespeare's county of Warwickshire. She was al
ways a student ; and, although she left school at sixteen, she went on with French and German and music. She also studied Greek and Hebrew.
When she was twenty-seven years old she translated a German work. This brought her much praise. She began to write essays, and in 1851 she left the house that had been made lonely by the death of her father and went to London as

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