Literary Precedents for Angels & Insects

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While both novellas owe a great deal to the Gothic tradition and to the authors such as Darwin and Tennyson who are responsible for the important ideas discussed by the characters, the two have no direct literary precedents.

They are among the most original of Byatt's works.

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