Brooks, Tom
April 1953
New Republic;4/13/53, Vol. 128 Issue 15, p23
This article presents information regarding the book "Passion by the Brook," by Truman Nelson. The story line is simple, the conventional triangle is set within the confines of Brook Farm. Edgar Grey, the husband, is, of course, the villain, to him Brook Farm "is a joint-stock company, a business." Lili, his wife, is the woman, when Adam Smith, "an odd stick, as strange as his name was commonplace," spots Lili, through a Fourierist telescope, stripped, "He knew that his eyes would no longer have to look at the horizon, or for the promise over distant hills."


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