Letter: Don't blame Dorothea for her husband's sloppy scholarship

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The Independent Online
HAS Neal Ascherson completely lost his grip on reality? To write a 1,200-word article on what Casaubon would have accomplished but for his marriage to Dorothea makes as much sense as speculating upon Humpty Dumpty's future had his creator not made him fall off the wall.

L W Marshall

Portsmouth, Hants