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Flaubert, for instance, hated the works of Dickens: “What defective composition!”
Like Flaubert, Tolstoy and Stendhal greatly admired Walter Scott.
James Wood reminds us again and again that Flaubert invented realism and Bloom that Shakespeare invented us.John Sutherland‘s Enjoyable Little History of Literature|Malcolm Forbes|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But he himself reproduces the same saying about Flaubert wanting to write a novel about nothing.The New Fellini: Paolo Sorrentino’s ‘The Great Beauty’|Jimmy So|November 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Raphael, for example, is very fond of Harold Nicolson, while Epstein seems to prefer Isaac Bashevis Singer to Flaubert.
The last thing which Flaubert desired to portray in that depressing picture was an existence in any sense artistic.
The same may be said, in a more transitory sense, of Flaubert, the great renovator and refiner of Romanticism.
He complains that Gautier is lacking in a concern about supernatural hocus-pocus and that Flaubert is lacking.
He never manages the classic, I mean as Flaubert gives us in each main character: Everyman.
One may conceivably be bored by certain pages in Flaubert, but one takes from him a solid and concrete memory, a property.