How to use Gissing in a sentence
Mr. Gissing's characters are real living men and women; they are drawn with great skill, sympathy, and truth.'The Talking Horse | F. Anstey
The mornings are like a realistic novel of Gissing's after a fairy tale.The Pastor's Wife | Elizabeth von Arnim
It was strange, since Gissing was so pleasantly situated in life, that he got into these curious adventures that I have to relate.
The parson, whom he consulted, said it was only frogs; but Gissing told the constable he thought God had something to do with it.
Like all people whose minds are very active, Gissing hated to attend to little details like this.
British Dictionary definitions for Gissing
George (Robert). 1857–1903, English novelist, noted for his depiction of middle-class poverty. His works include Demos (1886) and New Grub Street (1891)
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