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She was born in 1873 in the part of Virginia where her family had lived since the
late eighteenth century, but at the age of nine was taken to Nebraska, where her
father had bought a ranch. This move from the long-established pattern of life of ...
He sees contemporary man as lacking in identity or at least easily deprived of his
sense of it, uneasily aware that there is no constant factor in his conception of
himself: cut off his petticoats, rob him of assumptions he has taken for granted, ...
It has been taken by some reviewers as a satire on the rationalistic values of
Bloomsbury. It might equally well be taken, in its evocation of the luxury, comfort
and connoisseurship attendant on the lives of the cultured upper middle-class, as
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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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