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... which was a feature of the early years of Victoria's reign; and fundamental to it
was an ideal conception of feudalism. Disraeli combined a curiously romantic,
indeed histrionic, imagination with a genius for the necessary compromises and ...
So far as we can label him at all, he was a fantasis, and he forces us to accept the
world he creates by the sheer compelling power of the intensity of his imagination
. It was an hallucinatory imagination, and so long as he remains within the ...
They are the products of immense solitude, of the imagination turned inwards
upon itself, and of ignorance of the world outside Haworth and literature. With
Emily this does not matter: Wuthering Heights is a work of art self-contained and ...
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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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