“What of Art?
-It is a malady.
-The fashionable substitute for Belief.
–You are a sceptic.
-Never! Scepticism is the beginning of Faith.
–What are you?
-To define is to limit.”
The above is an Excerpt from “
This Novel caused quite a stir in victorian England it was edited/censored/revised many times before and after being published.
Labelled in the 19th century as morally inappropriate, offensive, effeminate, and contaminating.
A book that did not go down well with the Victorian sensibilities —critics and readers alike.