Knowledge Identifier: +George_Eliot
Edward Burne-Jones - The couple married in 1860, after which she made her own work in woodcuts and became a close friend of George Eliot.
Middlemarch by George Eliot
Acceptance was finally confirmed in 1877, when they were introduced to Princess Louise, the daughter of Queen Victoria, who was an avid reader of George Eliot's novels.
In 1948, Nuneaton Emergency Hospital was named George Eliot Hospital in Eliot's honour
In 2015, writers from outside the UK voted it first among all British novels "by a landslide"