Daily Archives: December 19, 2007

R. Kipling: Comparative Psychologist

In all the expressions of appreciation that Mr. Kipling’s Jungle Books still arouse, I wonder if any one has yet pointed out the change these works have quietly wrought in our attitude toward the rest of the animal world?

R. Kipling: Comparative Psychologist
[Ed. Note. This review first ran in the Atlantic Monthly, June 1898.]

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Wherefore Art Thou Reading?

What will life be like if people stop reading?

Twilight of the Books: A Critic at Large: The New Yorker

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