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Review: Caleb Williams

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Godwin's political ideology is the principle reason that he wrote this text, and that can sometimes obscure the plot. This work is not as accessible as other pieces of Gothic fiction because the ... Read full review

Review: Caleb Williams

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Godwin's political ideology is the principle reason that he wrote this text, and that can sometimes obscure the plot. This work is not as accessible as other pieces of Gothic fiction because the ... Read full review

Review: Caleb Williams

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The roots of melancholy revealed! Read full review

Review: Caleb Williams

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This novel presents an interesting perspective of the British class system, as it existed in the 18th century, to the modern reader. If nothing else it gives a fairly honest portrayal of the lack of ... Read full review

Review: Caleb Williams

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Pretty average book on a quest for justice in response to the liberal ideas following the french revolution. Read full review

Review: Caleb Williams

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I thought that the story was good, but I found it difficult to read, to follow (lack of punctuation). I really enjoyed the story though and I felt for the characters. I hated Tyrell and Faulkland. I cried for Emily. Read full review

Review: Caleb Williams

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It started off wonderfully well (Godwin has a particularly captivating writing style, especially for the period) but petered out towards the end in terms of keeping my attention. If you're looking for ... Read full review

Review: Caleb Williams

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Episodic novel covering the trials of a young man in eighteenth century England at the mercy of a tyrannical landlord. Hard work at times but an interesting portrait of Georgian England. Read full review

Review: Caleb Williams

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Good when looking at gender relations, class relations and politics Read full review

Review: Caleb Williams

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Squires. Murder. Philosophy. Slow. Steady. Moving on. Read full review


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