Mer·e·dith (mĕrʹĭ-dĭth), George. 1828-1909.
British writer of novels, such as The Ordeal of Richard Feverel (1859), and poetic works, including Modern Love (1862).

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  • Meredith, George — (1828 1909)    Born in Portsmouth, Hampshire, he was educated at nearby Southsea and at the Moravian School at Neuwied, in present day Germany. Although articled to a solicitor, he chose to support himself by journalism and met Charles Dickens,… …   British and Irish poets

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  • MEREDITH, GEORGE —    poet and novelist, born in Hampshire; began his literary career 1851 as a poet, in which capacity he has since distinguished himself and given expression to his deepest personal convictions, but it is chiefly as a novelist he is most widely… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

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