Never-Ending Book Quiz
Mark Twain wrote an analysis of a book by another famous american author, which ends
"A work of art? It has no invention; it has no order, system, sequence, or result; it has no lifelikeness, no thrill, no stir, no seeming of reality; its characters are confusedly drawn, and by their acts and words they prove that they are not the sort of people the author claims that they are; its humor is pathetic; its pathos is funny; its conversations are -- oh! indescribable; its love-scenes odious; its English a crime against the language.
Counting these out, what is left is Art. I think we must all admit that."
What was the book and who was the unfortunate author?
Choose the correct answer:The House of the Seven Gables - Nathaniel Hawthorne The Deerslayer - J. Fenimore Cooper Little Women - Louise M. Alcott The Golden Bowl - Henry James
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