Friends made in New York included PHJ
's publisher Charles Scribner
, as well as Diana
and Lionel Trillingwhom I loved, but always found a little intimidating.
Johnson, Pamela Hansford. Important to Me. Macmillan; Scribner.
At home her literary friends included...
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
's reputation fell sharply after the turn of the century. Virginia Woolf
wittily remarked in the 1930s: fate has not been kind to Mrs Browning as a writer. Nobody reads her, nobody discusses her...
This novel poses a challenge both to contemporary and to later conventions of gender morality—a fact reflected in the tendency of commentators to liken it to Flaubert
's Madame Bovary,
Cather, Willa. A Lost Lady. Virago.
than which it...
Not all responses were favourable. Lionel Trilling
likened Welty to Woolf
, which he did not intend to be complimentary.
American National Biography. http://www.anb.org/articles/home.html.
The aforementioned TLS reviewer, who hailed the humour of the title piece, noted that in...
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Trilling, Lionel, and Harold Bloom, editors. Victorian Prose and Poetry. Oxford University Press, 1973.