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  • Title: Boys Will Be Boys
  • Author: E.S. Turner
  • ISBN: 9780718112820
  • Page: 357
  • Format: Hardcover

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    There is a form of literary criticism which achieves its effect chiefly by describing and quoting the work of literature in question it does not assume familiarity with the work, as serious criticism does, instead it presents the reader with a large plate of bleeding chunks for his or her delectation, with a side salad of analysis John Carey is a master of this form his books on Thackeray and Dickens are almost as rich as the works they describe, and a lot easier to digest S T Joshi s Junk Ficti [...]

    I read this first many decades ago it was my father s and it remains a fascinating study of disapproved of literature, i.e sensational and adventurous stories aimed at the younger male reader This is probably where I first found that recurrent motif that this here younger generation is consuming some form of media that is not like the healthy, wholesome, unpernicious thing common in the complainer s own youth go and see what they re doing, and tell them to stop it See in particular the crying of [...]

    Phil Jensen
    This is a very fun overview of British 19th century trash literature I loved, loved, loved, the chapters about penny dreadfuls, the Victorian publishing industry insane and unethical , the cheapness of the penny dreadfuls, the depravity and overall badness of the penny dreadfuls, etc I was less enthused by the last few chapters, which cover the wholesome boys adventure stories that replaced penny dreadfuls, as well as the school story type novels that only make sense if you re British.

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