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This ' , he is saying , “ is life as I have known it ' ; and he comments on the action
and characters as he goes along , makes a generalization , and illustrates it with
a brilliant scene , a passage of dialogue , which always takes the action a little ...
As we begin to read the novel the action is already approaching its end , poised
on the edge of climax . We first see Heathcliff through the eyes of the narrator Mr
Lockwood , the outsider from the south who has rented Thrushcross Park from ...
In that it succeeds superbly , and it does so because of the precision and intensity
with which action , character , and scene are rendered and the way in which
everything in the novel is subordinated to their realization . As a result ,
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Remember when literary critics read books and wrote about them? No? Well, I do now. He got a few things wrong - what did these people ever see in H.G. Wells? In Meredith? That they should be put next ... Read full review
The Eighteenth Century
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