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A selection from Scrutiny

Author: F R Leavis
Publisher: London : Cambridge U.P., 1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
" ... [This volume] is not offered as a representative anthology ... The idea was that the nineteen volumes contained many things that it might be well to make more accessible ..."--Preface.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: F R Leavis
ISBN: 052106953X 9780521069533 0521095085 9780521095082 0521069548 9780521069540 0521095093 9780521095099
OCLC Number: 1135688
Description: 2 volumes ; 23 cm
Contents: V. 1. The Cambridge tradition --
T.S. Eliot --
Yeats and Pound --
Post-Eliot poets reviewed --
Literary culture --
The literary world --
Judgment and analysis --
Critics; v. 2. Jane Austen --
Novelists reviewed --
Henry James's heiress --
Wordsworth --
Om metaphysical poetry --
'As you like it' --
Revaluation: John Webster --
The English tradition --
The history of critical journalism --
The responsible critic --
Other Titles: Scrutiny.
Responsibility: compiled by F.R. Leavis in two volumes.


Volume 2 of A Selection from Scrutiny opens with Mrs Leavis's much quoted studies, which together form 'A Critical Theory of Jane Austen's Writings'. There follows a section of reviews of novelists  Read more...
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