Opinions of Oliver Allston III. A Writer's Habits

Brooks, Van Wyck
March 1941
New Republic;3/24/41, Vol. 104 Issue 12, p397
Presents opinion of writer Oliver Allston regarding the life of other writers. Claims that the first string which a musician usually touches is the bass, when he intends to put all in tune; Reports on his work; Comments on fetishism; Comments on various phrases written by several writers; Discussion on normal professional attitude; Impact of vanity on attitude.


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