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Monthly Archives: November 2006

William Boyd’s, “Any Human Heart” will capture yours.

“To my intense and gratifying embarrassment Mr. Holden-Dawes commended my essay on Dryden to the English upper sixth as a model of the form. ‘I’m sure that if any of you seek enlightenment Mountstuart will allow a private reading for a modest fee,’ he said. (Unkindly, I though: H-D has a malicious streak. But perhaps [...]