|Gide by Vallotton.|
"...over the years he had antagonised
- amongst others -
Italian fascists, Spanish falangists,
"By the same token
he occupied a position for literary
and political critics similar to that
of a village lamp-post for neigbourhood dogs."
- Frederic Spotts: THE SHAMEFUL PEACE :
how French artists and intellectuals survived the Nazi Occupation.