As an English major, I find this article less of a literary critique of certain books and more of an inability to look past their own narcissism and illusions of grandeur. While some of the classics are ones I don’t care for, I still see the merit in reading them due to societal differences of the time. I think this would have done better as an: “If You Read This, Try This,” article. I’ll keep this article “picked” so I can read some of the suggestions, but all in all this left a bad taste in my mouth.
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