Autograph letter signed : Box Hill, Dorking, to an unidentified aspiring novelist, 1892 Aug. 8. (Book, 1892) [WorldCat.org]
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Autograph letter signed : Box Hill, Dorking, to an unidentified aspiring novelist, 1892 Aug. 8.

Author: George Meredith; Thomas T Solley
Edition/Format:   Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Returning and criticizing a manuscript submitted to Meredith as a reader for Chapman and Hall: " ... it contains much good matter and has an elevated aim, but is written in a convulsive style, that would be repugnant to readers who want narrative ...," and noting that tastes have transferred from Ouida to Rider Haggard and Rudyard Kipling.
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Named Person: H Rider Haggard; Rudyard Kipling; Ouida; H Rider Haggard; Rudyard Kipling; Ouida
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: George Meredith; Thomas T Solley
OCLC Number: 270871520
Description: 1 item (3 pages) ; 17.9 cm

Abstract:

Returning and criticizing a manuscript submitted to Meredith as a reader for Chapman and Hall: " ... it contains much good matter and has an elevated aim, but is written in a convulsive style, that would be repugnant to readers who want narrative ...," and noting that tastes have transferred from Ouida to Rider Haggard and Rudyard Kipling.

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