Icky Writing About Ichthy-Anthrops: A review of The Sunken Land Begins To Rise Again by M. John Harrison

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The 16th Century writer John Lyly wrote in his book Euphues — An Anatomy of Wit, “Fish and guests in three days are stale, which Benjamin Franklin turned into “Fish, like guests, begin to smell after three days.” I’ll tackle this point later when I talk novelistic characters and fish in the book The Sunken Land