The Grey Woman

... and stir the dull grey ashes that were lazily burning in the grate: and then she returned to her own house, leaving poor Libbie standing alone with the ...

The Grey Woman

The Grey Woman

Anna, a German mill-owner’s daughter, marries a French aristocrat and moves to France. She discovers that her husband killed his previous wife and that he is trying to kill her as well. Quick, intriguing, and with an extremely interesting plot, ‘The Grey Woman’ (1861) is a short story by Elizabeth Gaskell for anyone who enjoys a good gothic shudder. Incredibly progressive for its time, it is about the survival of the ill-treated woman who has decided that enough is enough. Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell (1810-1865) was an English novelist, short story writer, and biographer, best known for her novels ‘North and South’ and ‘Wives and Daughters’ as well as her biography of Charlotte Brontë. Gaskell was viewed as a minor author until the 1950s where it became evident that her depiction of industrial environments and social problems was brilliant and poignant.

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The Grey Woman
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: Elizabeth Gaskell
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-26 - Publisher: Lindhardt og Ringhof

Anna, a German mill-owner’s daughter, marries a French aristocrat and moves to France. She discovers that her husband killed his previous wife and that he is trying to kill her as well. Quick, intriguing, and with an extremely interesting plot, ‘The Grey Woman’ (1861) is a short story by Elizabeth
Ask the Grey Sisters
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Elizabeth Iles
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-06 - Publisher: Dundurn

Ask the Grey Sisters: Sault Ste. Marie and the General Hospital, 1898-1998 tells the story of the creation and one-hundred-year history of the Sault Ste. Marie General Hospital. At a time when Canada's healthcare system is at a crossroads and we are asked to make crucial decisions for its future,
Grey Game Theory and Its Applications in Economic Decision-Making
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Zhigeng Fang, Sifeng Liu, Hongxing Shi, Yi Lin
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-19 - Publisher: CRC Press

To make the best decisions, you need the best information. However, because most issues in game theory are grey, nearly all recent research has been carried out using a simplified method that considers grey systems as white ones. This often results in a forecasting function that is far from satisfactory
Grey Literature in Library and Information Studies
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Dominic Farace, Joachim Schöpfel
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-27 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

The further rise of electronic publishing has come to change the scale and diversity of grey literature facing librarians and other information practitioners. This compiled work brings together research and authorship over the past decade dealing with both the supply and demand sides of grey literature. While this book is
A Commentary of the Services and Charges of William Lord Grey of Wilton
Language: en
Pages: 83
Authors: Arthur of W. Grey
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1847 - Publisher:

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