Much later estimates continued to assimilate Q. D.'s work to that of F. R., and to repeat the original Lucas estimate. Near the end of QDL
's life, Francis Mulhern
in The Moment of "Scrutiny"...
Q. D. Leavis
in The Moment of "Scrutiny", 1979, argued that QDL
's Fiction and the Reading Public was the logical successor of F. R. Leavis
's first, slim publication, Mass Civilization and Minority Culture...