Results 1-3 of 77
And every word reminded him of other words : his mind seems to have worked
entirely by verbal association. The result, as soon as one is aware of it, can be
trivializing. In 1907 Joyce published a small volume of verse, Chamber THE ...
This is conveyed in one way by the language in which the book is written, which
is English certainly, but an English on to whose vocabulary words from many
languages have been superimposed, so that one moves, as it were, in a world of
words as to be incurably dishonest and therefore dangerous. He cannot
distinguish between literature and life. Having had a one-night affair with Brett, he
believes that he is in love with her and she with him. He pursues her and her
friends to ...
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - stillatim - LibraryThing
As with the predecessor, 'Tradition and Dream' is just a great piece of literary history. But it's better than the earlier history (which dealt with English fiction until about 1914) for a few reasons ... Read full review
The Southern Novel Between the Wars
5 other sections not shown