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M. H. Abrams

Spring 1957

Professional Aesthetics

By M. H. Abrams

M. H. Abrams PROFESSIONAL AESTHETICS THE ARTIST AS CREATOR: AN ESSAY OF HUMAN FREEDOM. By Milton C. Nahm. Johns Hopkins Press. $5.50. C RITICS have their metaphors, no less than […]

Spring 1954

The Truth about Dr. Johnson

By M. H. Abrams

Samuel Johnson’s Literary Criticism by Jean H. Hagstrum. University of Minnesota Press. $3.50. “Most of the nineteenth-century ghosts about Johnson the critic have fortunately been laid,” Professor Hagstrum remarks, “and […]