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Grandiose and improbable as his imagination was , it was always applied to the world outside it , and it was always moved by certain abstract ideas , the ideas of greatness and nobility , kingship , ancient families , and youth .
So far as we can label him at all , he was a fantasist , 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 ...
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 ...
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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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