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If true symbols, they can never be reduced to what their creator believes they
stand for. It is an index of Godwin's successful use of symbol that the reader today
, even though he knows the connection between the novel and Political Justice, ...
Why more successful it is easy to see. His very subject of India, with its clashes of
race, religion, and colour, compelled Forster to interpret his values in terms of a
concrete situation taken from contemporary history. The complicated plot had to ...
In her last novel, in some respects her most successful, Between the Acts (1941),
she sets the action, which is played out in a country house in whose grounds a
pageant is to be held, against the whole background of the history of life.
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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
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