chapter  31
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‘the forerunner of Henry James and of Proust’

1923/25

From ‘Jane Austen at Sixty’ (Reviewing the Oxford edition of the novels), Athenaeum, 15 December 1923 and New Republic (New York), 30 January 1924; then formed the nucleus of ‘Jane Austen’, The Common Reader, 1925, incorporating passages from her reviews of Love and Freindship (New Statesman, vol. xix, 1922) and The Watsons (Spectator, vol. cxxx, 1923).