[ilds] F. R. Leavis

Bruce Redwine bredwine1968 at earthlink.net
Thu Jul 19 13:27:57 PDT 2007


I got the phrase from Richard Pine.  Richard?

Bruce

-----Original Message-----
>From: slighcl <slighcl at wfu.edu>
>Sent: Jul 19, 2007 1:23 PM
>To: Bruce Redwine <bredwine1968 at earthlink.net>, ilds at lists.uvic.ca
>Subject: Re: [ilds] F. R. Leavis
>
>On 7/19/2007 4:12 PM, Bruce Redwine wrote:
>>
>>         Thanks, Charles, the "do dirt" quotation I do find on p. 26
>>         (NYU ed., 1973, presumably rpt. of Chatto & Windus), but not
>>         "not one of us." I assume that lies elsewhere, since it sounds
>>         just like Leavis adapting Conrad to suit his purposes.
>>
>Are we certain that Leavis wrote that precise phrase, or are we 
>paraphrasing?  Apologies!  I cannot recall.
>
>Charles




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