David Trotter: The Tube, 21 October 2010
Show More Underground Writing: The London Tube from George Gissing to Virginia Woolf by David Welsh.
Liverpool, 306 pp., £70, May 2010, 978 1 84631 223 6Show More
“... in a London gallery, there’s more to it than a shared interest in contemporary art, as Henry James explains with just a faint smack of the lips. ‘It wasn’t, in a word, simply that their eyes had met; other conscious organs, faculties, feelers had met as well, and when Kate afterwards imaged to herself the sharp deep fact she saw it, in the oddest ...”