The Untouchable (novel) Summary

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671 words, approx. 3 pages
In the following review, Emck lauds Banville's The Untouchable saying, "Banville's achievement is to show the tragic consequences of Maskell's detachment while making him a... Read more
3,720 words, approx. 13 pages
In the following review, Bayley delineates the major theme of Banville's The Untouchable and observes that Banville's hooks provide "a joyful and durable source of aesthetic satis... Read more
1,608 words, approx. 6 pages
In the following review, Kermode discusses Banville's The Untouchable and asserts, "As to plot and scene and dialogue all is competent, even, at times, rich or funny. But again and again... Read more
1,819 words, approx. 7 pages
In the following review, McGrath lauds Banville's The Untouchable and concludes, "Contemporary fiction gets no better than this." A leitmotif in the recent fiction of John Banvill... Read more