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Vol. 2 No. 6 · 3 April 1980

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Cover Artist

Philip Sutton

Geoffrey Hawthorn

Daughters, Dress Shirts, Spotted Dick

Letters

Ezekeil Emanuel, Charles Hope, Eric Homberger, Michael Sidnell, Simon Kunitz, A.D. Moody, Brigid Brophy, Blair Worden

Mary McCarthy

Ideas and the Novel: Henry James and some others

Clive James

Critical Understanding by Wayne Booth. Chicago, 400 pp., £14, September 1979, 0 226 06554 5

Neal Ascherson

The Last Word: An Eye-Witness Account of the Thorpe Trial by Auberon Waugh. Joseph, 240 pp., £6.50, February 1980, 0 7181 1799 9

Dan Gillon

The Question of Palestine by Edward Said. Routledge, 265 pp., £7.50, February 1980, 0 7100 0498 2

Marilyn Butler

A Fantasy of Reason: The Life and Thought of William Godwin by Don Locke. Routledge, 398 pp., £13.50, January 1980, 0 7100 0387 0

Antonia Fraser

The House of Stuart by Maurice Ashley. Dent, 237 pp., £9.95, January 1980, 0 460 04458 3

Peter Burke

Rabelais by M.A. Screech. Duckworth, 494 pp., £35, November 1979, 9780715609705

Graham Hough

Old Soldiers by Paul Bailey. Cape, 120 pp., £4.95, February 1980, 0 224 01783 7
Nocturnes for the King of Naples by Edmund White. Deutsch, 148 pp., £3.95, February 1980, 0 233 97173 4
Solo Faces by James Salter. Collins, 220 pp., £5.50, February 1980, 0 00 221983 2
Sol by Mario Satz, translated by Helen Lane. Sidgwick, 432 pp., £7.95, February 1980, 0 283 98607 7

Stephen Fender

The London Yankees: Portraits of American Writers and Artists in England, 1894-1914 by Stanley Weintraub. W.H. Allen, 408 pp., £7.95, November 1979, 0 491 02209 3
The Americans: Fifty Letters from America on our Life and Times by Alistair Cooke. Bodley Head, 323 pp., £5.95, October 1979, 0 370 30163 3

Michael Vince

Poem: ‘Sunday Lunch’

Tim Hilton

John Ruskin and Rose La Touche: Her Unpublished Diaries of 1861 and 1867 edited by Van Akin Burd. Oxford, 192 pp., £6.95, January 1980, 0 19 812633 6

Dan Jacobson

The Diamond Underworld by Fred Kamil. Allen Lane, 244 pp., £6.50, November 1979, 0 7139 1086 0

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