Tag Archives: Quarterly Review

What We’re Reading – Jonathan M. Paquette

What We’re Reading In a new seasonal feature, QR writers and readers tell us what’s on their summer reading lists. This time – JONATHAN M. PAQUETTE British History Cecil, Gwendolen. Life of Robert, Marquis of Salisbury. London: Hodder and Stoughton, … Continue reading

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Classic QR – the original 1848 review of Vanity Fair

Classic QR – the original 1848 review of  Vanity Fair EDITOR’S NOTE: This article by “Elizabeth Rigby” (I am unsure whether this is a real person or just a nom de plume) appeared in the December 1848 edition of the … Continue reading

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Classic QR – the original 1848 review of Jane Eyre

Classic QR - the original 1848 review of Jane Eyre Editor’s Note – This is the Jane Eyre segment of an 1848 15,000 word combined review of Vanity Fair and Jane Eyre. The QR’s reviewers tended to be withering toward new … Continue reading

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