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But it is not by accident that this seriousness of intent came into our fiction consciously with George Eliot and Meredith . In education and interests both were out of the common run of English novelists . George Eliot was thirty ...
Doubtless George Eliot was using the memories of her childhood , but it seems to me as certain as such things can be that she is remembering her childhood through Scott . It has been debated endlessly which is the better in the ...
The satire on capitalism , so long as it is embodied in the figure of George's Uncle Ponderevo , is effective , though not exactly , perhaps , as Wells intended . For Uncle Ponderevo steals the book Uncle Ponderevo the pinchbeck ...
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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
THE EARLY VICTORIANS
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