[DWJ] Swithering Depths (was Titles (was London Meet))

sally at sallyodgers.com sally at sallyodgers.com
Tue Jun 13 09:35:07 EDT 2006


minnow at belfry.org.uk writes:
> another point against it, as are the characters (who behave like escaped
> inmates a lunatic asylum, most in general).  The fascination, if there is
> any, lies in trying to work out why on earth anyone ever considered the
> thing Great Literature.

It's a Gothic, isn't it? The kind it's fashionable to denigrate when written 
in the 70s, but this one it Litter-mature because it was writ in the 19th C. 

S



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