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The End of A Gentleman’s Profession

John Sutherland

‘It is convenient to think of fiction threading through four frames on its way to existence.’

John Sutherland

John Sutherland is an academic, journalist and author. He is an Emeritus Professor of Modern English Literature at University College London and author of Is Heathcliff a Murderer?, Can Jane Eyre Be Happy? and Lives of the Novelists: A History of Fiction in 294 Lives. His most recent work is entitled A Little History of Literature (2013). 

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