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Contents


  • Richard Altick

    • The Elephant Man by Bernard Pomerance
    • The Elephant Man: the Book of the Film by Joy Kuhn
    • The Elephant Man by Christine Sparks
    • The Elephant Man and Other Reminiscences by Frederick Treves
    • The Elephant Man and Other Freaks by Sian Richards
    • The True History of the Elephant Man by Michael Howell and Peter Ford
  • Letters
    Morton Schatzman, Anne Sington, Douglas Johnson, Michael Dummett, Michael Levey, Neil Hirschson

  • Robert Blake

    • Harold Nicolson: A Biography: Vol. 1, 1886-1929 by James Lees-Milne
    • Harold Nicolson Diaries 1930-1964 by Stanley Olson
  • Barbara Wootton

    • Healey’s Eye by Denis Healey
    • The Role of the Trade Unions: The Granada Guildhall Lectures by James Prior, Tony Benn and Lionel Murray
    • Rank and File by Hugh Jenkins
    • The Tragedy of Labour by Stephen Haseler
    • Labour into the Eighties edited by David Bell
  • John Naughton

    • Seeds of Plenty, Seeds of Want by Andrew Pearse
    • Food First by Francis Moore Moore Lappé and Joseph Collins
  • Geoffrey Wheatcroft

    • The Rise and Fall of Prussia by Sebastian Haffner
    • The Northern Crusades: The Baltic and the Catholic Frontier 1100-1525 by Eric Christiansen
  • John Ziman

    • Landau: A Great Physicist and Teacher by Anna Livanova, translated by J.B. Sykes
  • F.W.J. Hemmings

    • Stendhal by Robert Alter
  • Derek Mahon
    Poem: ‘Songs of Praise’

  • Norman Hampson

    • Jacques-Louis David by Anita Brookner
  • John Barrell

    • Thomas Gainsborough by John Hayes
  • Anne Barton

    • Puritanism and Theatre by Margot Heinemann
    • John Webster: Citizen and Dramatist by M.C. Bradbrook
  • Hugh Lloyd-Jones

    • Sophocles: An Interpretation by R.P. Winnington-Ingram
  • John Bayley

    • John Betjeman’s Collected Poems compiled by the Earl of Birkenhead
    • Church Poems by John Betjeman
  • John Sutherland

    • Loon Lake by E.L. Doctorow
    • Alice fell by Emma Tennant
    • The Covenant by James Michener
    • Ancesteral Vices by Tom Sharpe
  • Richard Mayne

    • Caligari’s Children by S.S. Prawer
    • The Cinema of Loneliness: Penn, Kubrick, Coppola, Scorsese, Altman by Robert Phillip Kolker
  • T.J. Binyon

    • The Best Short Stories of John Buchan edited by David Daniell
  • Alan Bell

    • Montague Rhodes James by Richard William Pfaff
  • J.I.M. Stewart

    • The Case of the Philosophers’ Ring by Dr John H. Watson by Randall Collins
  • Robert Barnard

    • Plaster Sinners by Colin Watson
    • Photo-Finish by Ngaio Marsh
    • The Predator by Russell Braddon
  • Ken Follett

    • Who’s on first by William Buckley