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by Max Beerbohm
Author: Max Beerbohm
Publisher: Modern Library; Reprint edition (September 14, 1998)
Category: Imaginative Literature
Subcategory: History and Criticism
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ZULEIKA DOBSON by Max Beerbohm Three stories are told in Styron’s National Book Award–winning novel: a young Southerner journeys to New York, eager to become a writer; a turbulent love-hate affair between.
ZULEIKA DOBSON by Max Beerbohm. Written in 1911, just before World War I, the various absurdities of plot and all of the characters are best seen as a satire of Downton Abbey–era society, class, and wealth. A beautiful young woman goes to Oxford and meets the handsome, rich, and snobbish Duke of Dorset. Three stories are told in Styron’s National Book Award–winning novel: a young Southerner journeys to New York, eager to become a writer; a turbulent love-hate affair between Nathan, a brilliant Jew, and Sophie, a beautiful Polish woman who survived internment at Auschwitz; and of an awful wound in Sophie’s past that impels both her and Nathan toward destruction.
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Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all time "Zuleika Dobson is a highly accomplished .
Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all time "Zuleika Dobson is a highly accomplished and superbly written book whose spirit. Originally published in 1911, Max Beerbohm’s sparklingly wicked satire concerns the unlikely events that occur when a femme fatale briefly enters the supremely privileged, all-male domain of Judas College, Oxford. A conjurer by profession, Zuleika Dobson can only love a man who is impervious to her considerable charms: a circumstance that proves fatal, as any number of love-smitten suitors are driven to suicide by the damsel’s rejection.
Max Beerbohm earned his fame as a caricaturist and essayist, and Zuleika Dobson is his only novel. Beerbohm’s essays were famous for their sharp wit and humor, and Zuleika follows in that tradition-Beerbohm himself called the novel the work of a leisurely essayist amusing himself with a narrative idea
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Modern Library has terrible taste in novels. And probably even better books too. 6. level ∞. Aug 19, 2016. I think it's the fate of every top 100 list to be hated. In this case, I think it's somewhat deserved, but I doubt any list would escape criticism.