Adam Bede

a novel (1859) by George Eliot.

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Adam Bede [Adam Bede]
the first novel (1859) by George Eliot. Adam Bede, a ↑carpenter in a village in the English ↑Midlands, falls in love with a beautiful young woman, but she has a ↑tragic affair with another man. Later, Adam falls in love with and marries her cousin, a good, calm and religious person.

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