F. R. Leavis
The best books of all time by F. R. Leavis
355 . Scrutiny by F. R. Leavis
Enormously important in education, especially in England. Leavis understood what one kind of 'living English' is.
1152 . The Great Tradition by F. R. Leavis
'The great English novelists are Jane Austen, George Eliot, Henry James and Joseph Conrad.' So begins F. R. Leavis's most controversial book, The Great Tradition, an uncompromising critical-polemic...