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... have been just up , risen perhaps from their customers in the fore house , and
their nocturnal orgies , with faces , three or four of them , that had run , the paint
lying in streaky seams not half blowzed off , discovering coarse wrinkled skins :
He very seldom swore at her ( perhaps not above once a week ) and never beat
her : she had not the least occasion for jealousy , and was perfect mistress of her
time ; for she was never interrupted by her husband , who was engaged all the ...
Amelia Sedley was modeled on her ; and perhaps the lapses into sentimentality
in the presence of good women were a necessary defense mechanism . So too ,
perhaps , his attitude towards his " bad women . ” For one of the striking things ...
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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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