Synopses & Reviews
Romola is a historical novel set in late 15th-century Florence and is the story of a high-minded girl who marries a self-indulgent and unscrupulous Greek, Tito Melma.
Born and bred in Marshalsea debtors' prison, Little Dorrit is her father's constant helpmate and a prisoner to his devotion. As she grows into a woman, she longs to escape from this bond. This study edition contains both the text and a commentary upon it.