> Marcia Karp wrote:
> The only error I've found so far in _Understanding Poetry_ one in
> Blake's "London."
> I disagree that sloppy editing is not a discrediting factor.
Yes -- a discrediting _factor_. I agree. One uses such a work more
cautiously for that reason. Example: Tocqueville's _Democracy in
America_ is riddled with stupidities, i.e., with discrediting factors.
It is still a work of some importance.