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In Defence of the Novel

George Orwell

In Defence of the Novel, 1936 [L.m./F.s.: 2015-09-24 / 0.16 KiB]
‘It hardly needs pointing out that at this moment the prestige of the novel is extremely low, so low that the words ‘I never read novels’, which even a dozen years ago were generally uttered with a hint of apology, are now always uttered in a tone of conscious pride. It is true that there are still a few contemporary or roughly contemporary novelists whom the intelligentsia considers it permissible to read...’
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CEJL. Volume 1: An Age Like This 1920-1940.

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