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Her most famous prose fiction, Oroonoko: or, The Royal Slave, represents the first
appearance of the idea of the noble savage—some seventy years before
Rousseau; and it could be interpreted as the forerunner of all anti-imperialist or ...
Oroonoko is a compendium in himself of all the virtues, an educated as well as a
noble savage since even in his native Africa he has learned French and English
and acquired a touching admiration for the ancient Romans. It is, to put it at its ...
... 134, 135, 141 Old Wives' Tale, The, 232, 381383, 385-387, 388 Oliphant, Mrs.,
229 Oliver Twist, 166, 184-185, 188 Ordeal of Richard Feverel, The, 253, 279 -
Onatus and Artesia, 9 Oroonoko, 20-22 Osbourne, Lloyd, 336 Our Mutual Friend,
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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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