THE FOUNDATION IN ROMANCE
One of the best known, and one of the least intelligible,
facts of literary history is the lateness, in Western
European Literature at any rate, of prose fiction,
and the com...
George Saintsbury was one of the most influential literary critics, along with Leslie Stephen and Edmund Gosse, of the late Victorian era and early twentieth century. In terms of sheer quantity of wri...
George Saintsbury's literary output was massive. He wrote nearly fifty books and over eight hundred essays, introductions, and reviews. The actual total remains unknown. Among all these there are only...