• Flesch-Kincaid Level: 17
  • Approx. Reading Time: 23 minutes
Nonfiction

The Philosophy of Composition

CHARLES DICKENS, in a note now lying before me, alluding to an examination I once made of the mechanism of Barnaby Rudge, says—"By the way, are you aware that Godwin wrote his Caleb Williams backwards? He first involved his hero in a web of difficulties, forming the second volume, and then, for the...
  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 17
  • Approx. Reading Time: 23 minutes