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More than any other novel, Ulysses has the quality Flaubert sought when he
desired 'to give verse-rhythm to prose, yet to leave it prose and very much prose,
and to write about ordinary life as histories and epics are written Joyce bodies
Richard Aldington's Death of a Hero, a formless novel, incoherent and hysterical,
reading as though written in the white heat of battle itself, followed in 1929, as did
Hemingway's A Farewell to Arms. Sassoon's Memoirs of an Infantry Officer ...
Significantly, in the novels written by British unemployed workers the emphasis is
on the humiliation of being workless, of having to queue for the 'dole' at labour
exchanges, of having to submit to the indignity of the means test. Again in ...
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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
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