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This can scarcely be questioned when one remembers the characters of the
novel, those sharp, scathing sketches of the money-conscious, the Veneerings,
Podsnap, Fledgeby, the Lammles. Any account of Dickens is inadequate. He is
The "Dutch interiors" of the Poysers have always been praised, and could
scarcely be overpraised, for the endless rhythm of one kind of "monotonous
homely existence" is caught forever. Doubtless George Eliot was using the
memories of her ...
But reading his work one can scarcely fail to see him as a soul naturally Christian
. This involves no contradiction; as David Cecil has written in Hardy the Novelist: "
Christian teachers have always said that there was no alternative to Christianity ...
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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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