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But here he is : ... a thin , shambling personage , apparently about twenty years
old — a pale , cadaverous face , high cheek - bones , goggle eyes , with lank hair
very thinly sown upon a head , which , like bad soil , would return but a scanty ...
... in the Jonsonian sense . Santayana , in his fine essay on Dickens in
Soliloquies in England , has partly answered the charge that Dickens deals in
caricatures : When people say Dickens exaggerates , it seems to me they can
have no eyes ...
Mrs. Dalloway raised her hand to her eyes , and , as the maid shut the door to ,
and she heard the swish of Lucy's skirts , she felt like a nun who has left the world
and feels fold round her the familiar veils and the response to old devotions .
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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 FIRST GENERA
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