TITLE

5 Memory: 'One of the dubious gifts of Prometheus'?

PUB. DATE
January 1983
SOURCE
Memory & Writing from Wordsworth to Lawrence;1983, p335
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 5 of the book "Memory and Writing: From Wordsworth to Lawrence," by Philip Davis is presented. This chapter examines divergent views by several authors including W. H. Mallock, George Eliot and John Ruskin about memory and the value of life. The views of these authors about positivism, Christianity and God are also examined. The opinion of poet Thomas Hardy about poetry and the way he used it to reveal himself and his past are discussed.
ACCESSION #
45027966

 

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