Related to Unquick: unique


a.1.Not quick.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It can't exist without being "quick." The ordinary unquick novel, even if it be a best seller, disappears into absolute nothingness, the dead burying their dead with surprising speed.
Add to this the fact that Lawrence, after announcing that the "novel can't exist without being quick," goes on to describe the "unquick" novel that, although it might "disappear into nothingness," is a novel just the same.