Cockshut, A. O. J. "The Male Homosexual." In his Man and Woman: A Study of Love and the Novel, 1740-1940, pp. 161-5. New York: Oxford University Press, 1978.
Discusses The Near and the Far as a satirical depiction of male homosexuality.
Collins, Joseph. "The Study of the Individual in Fiction: Psychological Novels." In his Taking the Literary Pulse: Psychological Studies of Life and Letters, pp. 169-89. New York: George H. Doran Company, 1924.
Appraises The Orissers, concluding that Myers's character development in the novel is largely unsuccessful.
Gillie, Christopher. "The Critical...
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