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E. Preston Dargan


New Light on Anatole France

Concerning writers as concerning more obvious heroes, the legend often displaces reality. In this respect Byron and Voltaire are in no better case than a Charlemagne or a Napoleon. Nor has the twentieth century, with all its rationalizing, chosen to [...]

Byron’s Fame in France

Among the quantity of studies associated with the Byron Centenary, there were published in 1924 two works dealing with his vogue in England and in France respectively. These were Professor S. C. Chew's "Byron and England: His Fame and After-Fa [...]