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Ruth

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A fallen woman would seem a less-than-ideal choice for a Victorian heroine



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Elizabeth Gaskell courageously created just such a portrait in her Ruth

Overturning the conventional assumption that a woman once seduced is condemned to exclusion from respectable society, Gaskell draws a heroine whose emotional honesty, innate morality, and the love she shares with her illegitimate son are suffi cient for redemption.