Apologies to listers on my misspelling of Huysmans (twice). Eliot, on
the other hand, twice confused Huysmans's En Route with La-Bas (not to
distract from my shame). Schuchard has some excellent notes & quotes on
the matter in VMP.
On Wednesday, February 9, 2005, at 07:23 AM, Jennifer Formichelli
> VMP , p 209-10, on 'the cultivation of Evil' in Husymans amongst
> others, and in Husymans's descent from Baudelaire; VMP, p. 293, on
> Durtal in La-Bas and his moment of sexual horror; on La-Bas again, same
> quotation, p. 115.
> If you've read La-Bas, it's quite something. I inclined to think you
> might find something in the Gallup index as well.
> Yours, Jennifer
> On Wednesday, February 9, 2005, at 02:39 AM, Peter Montgomery wrote:
>> Anyone know if Eliot made any reference to this french novelist at
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