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A Labyrinth of Interconnecting Guilts

Advantages: Much easier than most of Huxley and with a proper story
Disadvantages: None

...got to grips with the idea that Huxley doesn’t so much want to tell a story as expound his ideas. Once you know that, it makes it easier to choose whether to read him or not. On balance, I have come down on the side of not – ...

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Review of The Genius and the Goddess - Aldous Huxley

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expect the unexpected

Advantages: witty and stylish writing. Interesting story with many twists and turns
Disadvantages: the language can appear dated

...Since I became a Kindle owner, I have been rediscovering classic books that I had previously overlooked and in the process attempting to educate myself a little. Many of these great classics are available free of charge and legally through the Amazon.co ...

bettyboo47 30.10.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Great Expectations - Charles Dickens

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A fine piece of portable property

Advantages: Beautiful written, timeless story
Disadvantages: Language may be too florid and obscure for some readers.

Great Expectations is one of Charles Dickens' best loved stories and for good reason. The original serialisation of many of his works can give them a rather fragmented feel but this holds together very well as one of his most coherent and tightly written ...

Praski 08.12.2010 · Read full review
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Expectations exceeded! Dickens' best novel!

Advantages: Characters are exceptional.
Disadvantages: Quite lengthy.

Great Expectations The novel Great Expectations, by Charles Dickens, follows a young, socially inexperienced boy through his journey of disillusionment and morally incorrect choices. These choices ultimately end with his inability to adapt to life and ...

Doni07 03.04.2008 · Read full review
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I've had GREATER EXPECTATIONS From A Dick...

Advantages: A good read, and fantastic characters!
Disadvantages: Too much description. Typically Dickens.

Great Expectations was first published in a newspaper over a space of weeks. That’s while you’ll find in different chapters that it seems like Dickens is reminding you of the characters, because after a week, people forgot different characters ...

Mattroberts 04.07.2003 · Read full review
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