Search Results

Advanced Search

1 to 1 of 1 results

Sort by:

Filter by:


Article Types



One Kidnapping Away

Tim Whitmarsh: ‘How to Manage Your Slaves’

3 December 2015
How to Manage Your Slaves 
by Marcus Sidonius Falx, with Jerry Toner.
Profile, 224 pp., £8.99, May 2015, 978 1 78125 251 2
Show More
Show More
... is refracted through the prism of literary fabulation. Jerry Toner’s engaging, witty and learned little book plugs this gap. How to Manage Your Slaves masquerades as a newly discovered tract by one MarcusSidoniusFalx. Each of the 11 chapters consists of a short essay in which ‘Marcus’ offers the benefits of his experience, along with some fortifying anecdotes, and a brief commentary by Toner ...

Read anywhere with the London Review of Books app, available now from the App Store for Apple devices, Google Play for Android devices and Amazon for your Kindle Fire.

Read More

Sign up to our newsletter

For highlights from the latest issue, our archive and the blog, as well as news, events and exclusive promotions.

Newsletter Preferences