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Contents


  • Michael Howard

    • The Myriad Faces of War: Britain and the Great War 1914-1918 by Trevor Wilson
    • British Strategy and War Aims 1914-1916 by David French
    • The Old Lie: The Great War and the Public School Ethos by Peter Parker
  • Letters
    Nicholas Penny, Frank Herrmann, F.M.L. Thompson, A.N. Wilson, Paul Mercer, Angus Calder, Ralph Raimi, R.W. Johnson, Cushing Strout

  • Jose Harris

    • Baldwin by Roy Jenkins
    • Rab: The Life of R.A. Butler by Anthony Howard
    • The Political Culture of Modern Britain: Studies in Memory of Stephen Koss edited by J.M.W. Bean
  • Linda Colley

    • The History of Parliament: The House of Commons 1790-1820. Vol. I: Survey edited by R.G. Thorne
    • The History of Parliament: The House of Commons 1790-1820. Vol. II: Constituencies edited by R.G. Thorne
    • The History of Parliament: The House of Commons 1790-1820. Vol. III: Members A-F edited by R.G. Thorne
    • The History of Parliament: The House of Commons 1790-1820. Vol. IV: Members G-P edited by R.G. Thorne
    • The History of Parliament: The House of Commons 1790-1820. Vol. V: Members P-Z edited by R.G. Thorne
  • Paul Foot

    • Molehunt: The Full Story of the Soviet Mole in MI5 by Nigel West
  • R.W. Johnson

    • The Affair: The Case of Alfred Dreyfus by Jean-Denis Bredin, translated by Jeffrey Mehlman
    • Neither Right nor Left: Fascist Ideology in France by Zeev Sternhell, translated by David Maisel
  • Roy Porter

    • Time’s Arrow, Time’s Cycle: Myth and Metaphor in the Discovery of Geological Time by Stephen Jay Gould
  • John Sutherland

    • Thackeray’s Universe: Shifting Worlds of Imagination and Reality by Catherine Peters
  • Hugo Williams
    Poem: ‘High o’er the fence leaps Sonny Jim’

  • Gillian Beer

    • The Essays of Virginia Woolf: Vol. 1 1904-1912 edited by Andrew McNeillie
    • The Interrupted Moment: A View of Virginia Woolf’s Novels by Lucio Ruotolo
    • Virginia Woolf and the Real World by Alex Zwerdling
  • Patrick Parrinder

    • Memoirs of a Fortunate Jew: An Italian Story by Dan Vittorio Segre
    • To the Land of the Reeds by Aharon Appelfeld, translated by Jeffrey Green
    • Enchantment by Daphne Merkin
    • Ernesto by Umberto Saba, translated by Mark Thompson
  • D.A.N. Jones

    • A Sport of Nature by Nadine Gordimer
    • Trust by Mary Flanagan
  • Michael Dibdin

    • The Long Night of Francisco Sanctis by Humberto Costantini, translated by Norman Thomas di Giovanni
    • Requiem for a Woman’s Soul by Omar Rivabella, translated by Paul Riviera
    • Words in Commotion, and Other Stories by Tommaso Landolfi, translated by Ring Jordan and Lydia Jordan
    • The Literature Machine by Italo Calvino, translated by Patrick Creagh
    • The St Veronica Gig Stories by Jack Pulaski
    • Kate Vaiden by Reynolds Price
  • Denis Donoghue writes about Louis MacNeice, and the thrusting of Shakespeare into touch

    • Selected Literary Criticism of Louis MacNeice edited by Alan Heuser
  • Patricia Craig

    • A Darkness in the Eye by M.S. Power
    • The Stars at Noon by Denis Johnson
    • Like Birds in the Wilderness by Agnes Owens
    • Fool’s Sanctuary by Jennifer Johnston
    • A Fatal Inversion by Barbara Vine (Ruth Rendell)
    • Sisters of the Road by Barbara Wilson
    • The price you pay by Hannah Wakefield
  • Jay McInerney
    Diary

  • Mark Ford

    • ‘Howl’: Original Draft Facsimile by Allen Ginsberg, edited by Barry Miles
    • White Shroud: Poems 1980-1985 by Allen Ginsberg