Literary Beatdowns: or, Excerpts from Smollett’s ‘Critical Review’

Literary Beatdowns: or, Excerpts from Smollett's 'Critical Review'

"A very trivial, insipid, injudicious and defective performance, without plan, method, learning, accuracy, or elegance; an unmeaning composition of shreds, rags, and remnants…a patched, a pie-bald, linsey-woolsey nothing." Alas, such beatdowns are hard to find these days.

View Full Post

More great content like this @ Entertainment & Sport Front Page or you can Request Invite

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s