(urth) Flaubert's _The Temptation of Saint Anthony_ as influence on_New Sun_?

Gerry Quinn gerry at bindweed.com
Tue Apr 16 02:32:23 PDT 2013

From: Darth Ed

> Obviously, Borges' work has long been recognized as an influence on
> Wolfe and _New Sun_. Is this possible Flaubert connection relatively
> untrodden territory? Or is this something generally known and my
> Google searches just didn't turn up much discussion of it?

Fairly untrodden, I'd say.  Proust seems to be the main go-to non-SF author 
other than Borges.

- Gerry Quinn

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