“… islands with their built-in otherness are the ideal objects of yearning …”
“In all things of nature, there is something of the marvellous”
Different themes inevitably require different methods of expression. This does not imply either evolution or progress; it is a matter of following the idea one wants to express and the way in which one wants to express it.
“God … invented the giraffe, the elephant, the cat … He has no real style. He just goes on trying things.”