Archive for June 17th, 2003

The relative reputations of Oliver Goldsmith and George Crabbe have long troubled me; I worry about such things. Goldsmith is best-known for The Deserted Village (1780), which still appears in many standard English literature textbooks, like the one I had in high school. Crabbe is scarcely known at all. Goldsmith slaughters him in a Googlefight […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted June 17, 2003 @ 10:47 PM | Poetry