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There is no either/or in Trollope; there is a "this* and "this" existing side by side
and simultaneously. The Archdeacon is a most ambitious man and a worldly one;
as his father, the old Bishop, lies dying, he is genuinely stricken with filial grief ...
They feel and perceive the real with a kind of personal tact" But Trollope's affinity
with Jane Austen goes beyond this. His discriminations are much less fine and
subtle than hers, but when allowance is made for this, he judges his characters in
-f There was something else Trollope possessed, that fas- i cinated him the more
the older he grew: the recognition .,; of the obsessieHal. This cuts right across
any easy shallow •; moralism~^Ve~see the obsessive operating in He Knew He ...
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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
s THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY
THE FIRST GENERA
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