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Part of the trouble with Evan Harrington is that the figure dominating the book ,
the “ Great Mel , ” is dead before the action begins , and Evan himself is not much
more than a chopping block for Meredith ' s strokes of wit and generalizations on
And we are at the center of Kate ' s consciousness ; the figure of Mrs . Lowder
affects us as she does Kate . Mrs . Lowder is comic , formidable , implacable ; but
she is more , for Kate ' s is a myth - making mind , and before it has finished with ...
Reconciliation is possible , and it comes about through the figure of Mrs . Moore ,
the old English lady on whom India has such a strange effect and who becomes ,
after she leaves India to die on the voyage home , almost a local goddess .
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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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