John Thorpe's criticism.
Written by Mandy N
(7/13/2013 3:23 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, I think so, penned by Margaret C
John Thorpe commented to Catherine on Burney's novel Camilla. He considered it as 'the horridest nonsense' and mentions the old man on a see-saw incident as 'unnatural'.
I think John wasteful of his education, the way he sneers at books! Shows he had no appreciation for popular fiction of JA's time, in contrast to Henry Tilney.