Prancing Back into Print

Posted on by Tom Fleming

The Fifties and Sixties saw the last widespread revival of interest in Ronald Firbank. In 1958, Sandy Wilson premiered a musical based on Valmouth (1919; possibly the only novel in which a majority of characters are centenarian). Lauded by W H Auden and (occasionally) E M Forster, as well as the American critic Edmund Wilson, […]

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