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VARIA


By AGNES REPPLIER


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BOSTON AND NEW YORK

HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN AND COMPANY

The Riverside Press, Cambridge

1898


COPYRIGHT, 1897, BY

AGNES REPPLIER

ALL RIGHTS RESERVED


CONTENTS


  PAGE
The Eternal Feminine 1
The Deathless Diary 30
Guides: A Protest 63
Little Pharisees in Fiction 85
The Fête de Gayant 109
Cakes and Ale 130
Old Wine and New 155
The Royal Road of Fiction 185
From the Reader's Standpoint 217


"Little Pharisees in Fiction" is reprinted by permission of the publishers from "Scribner's Magazine," and "From the Reader's Standpoint" from "The North American Review" (where it was called "The Contentiousness of Modern Novel Writers").