By Mark Helprin
Mark Helprin’s legions of committed readers cherish his undying novels and brief tales, that are uplifting of their conviction of the goodness and resilience of the human spirit. Freddy and Fredericka—a brilliantly refashioned fairy story and a magnificently humorous farce—only appears like a thorough departure of shape, for in the back of the laughter, Helprin speaks of leaps of religion and moment percentages, braveness and the primacy of affection. Helprin’s most recent paintings, an awfully humorous allegory a couple of such a lot strange British royal relations, is immensely mocking of latest monarchy and but deeply sympathetic to the participants stuck in its lonely absurdities.
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