LIT Series: Sinclair Lewis

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  • LIT Series: Sinclair Lewis
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  • Elmer Gantry
    Author: Sinclair Lewis
    Publisher: 1st Edition Hardcover, March 1927, Harcourt, Brace and Company
     
    Part of my Japanese Design Principles/LIT Series self-challenge
    This quote is actually quite cynical, if you happen to know the context. It’s a hidden meaning for those who know, and simply very lovely and romantic for those who don’t.
     
    Nuance, subtlety, and enigma – it embodies the design principle of Yugen: to suggest and not reveal layers of meaning hidden within – invisible to the casual eye.