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Vol. 2 No. 11 · 5 June 1980

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R.B. Kitaj

Clive James

Princess Daisy by Judith Krantz. Sidgwick, 464 pp., £5.95, May 1980, 0 283 98647 6

Letters

Raymond Daoust, Edward Mendelson, Francis Landy

Brigid Brophy

Practical Ethics by Peter Singer. Cambridge, 237 pp., £10, February 1980, 0 521 22920 0

Frank Kermode

The Movement: English Poetry and Fiction of the 1950s by Blake Morrison. Oxford, 326 pp., £8.50, May 1980, 9780192122100
The Oxford Book of Contemporary Verse 1945-1980 by D.J. Enright. Oxford, 299 pp., £7.50, May 1980, 0 19 214108 2

Hans Keller

Fin-de-Siècle Vienna: Politics and Culture by Carl Schorske. Weidenfeld, 378 pp., £15, May 1980, 0 297 77772 6
A Nervous Splendour: Vienna 1888/1889 by Frederic Morton. Weidenfeld, 340 pp., £8.95, May 1980, 0 297 77769 6

Gabriel Josipovici

Late Antique, Early Christian and Medieval Art: Selected Papers, Vol. 3 by Meyer Schapiro. Chatto, 414 pp., £20, April 1980, 0 7011 2514 4

Frederick Seidel

Poem: ‘Scotland’

Rosalind Mitchison

The State of the Scottish Working Class in 1843 by Ian Levitt and Christopher Smout. Scottish Academic Press, 284 pp., £7.50, December 1979, 0 7073 0247 1

Christopher Salvesen

The Dark Side of the Landscape: The Rural Poor in English Painting 1730-1840 by John Barrell. Cambridge, 179 pp., £15, March 1980, 0 521 22509 4

Anne Barton

Shakespeare’s Tragic Practice by Bertrand Evans. Oxford, 327 pp., £12.50, December 1979, 9780198120940
The Tragic Effect: The Oedipus Complex in Tragedy by André Green, translated by Alan Sheridan. Cambridge, 264 pp., £10.50, October 1979, 0 521 21377 0
Shakespeare’s Tragic Sequence by Kenneth Muir. Liverpool, 207 pp., £9.50, November 1979, 0 85323 184 2
Shakespeare’s Comic Sequence by Kenneth Muir. Liverpool, 207 pp., £9.50, November 1979, 0 85323 064 1

William Empson

William Empson remembers I.A. Richards

Alasdair MacIntyre

Philosophy and the Mirror of Nature by Richard Rorty. Blackwell, 401 pp., £12.50, May 1980, 0 631 12961 8
The Claim of Reason: Wittgenstein, Skepticism, Morality and Tragedy by Stanley Cavell. Oxford, 511 pp., £12.50, February 1980, 0 19 502571 7
Philosophy As It Is edited by Ted Honderich and Myles Burnyeat. Pelican, 540 pp., £2.95, November 1979, 0 14 022136 0

Roger Poole

Structuralism and Since: From Lévi-Strauss to Derrida edited by John Sturrock. Oxford, 190 pp., £5.50, January 1980, 0 19 215839 2

George Steiner

Instaurations: Essays in and out of Literature Pindar to Pound by D.S. Carne-Ross. California, 275 pp., £10.50, December 1979, 0 520 03619 0

Michael Mason

In Evil Hour by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, translated by Gregory Rabassa. Cape, 183 pp., £5.50, January 1980, 0 224 01775 6

Michael Irwin

Letters by John Barth. Secker, 772 pp., £7.95, May 1980, 0 436 03674 6
The Left-Handed Woman by Peter Handke, translated by Ralph Manheim. Eyre Methuen, 94 pp., £4.95, April 1980, 0 413 45890 3
Passion Play by Jerzy Kosinski. Joseph, 271 pp., £5.95, April 1980, 0 7181 1913 4

Derek Mahon

Carminalenia by Christopher Middleton. Carcanet, 120 pp., £3.95, February 1980, 0 85635 284 5
The Strange Museum by Tom Paulin. Faber, 51 pp., £3.50, March 1980, 9780571115112
The Psalms with their Spoils by Jon Silkin. Routledge, 74 pp., £2.95, April 1980, 0 7100 0497 4
The Equal Skies by Norman MacCaig. Chatto, 64 pp., £3.75, March 1980, 0 7011 2491 1
Sibyls and Others by Ruth Fainlight. Hutchinson, 141 pp., £5.95, March 1980, 0 09 141030 4

Christopher Middleton

Poem: ‘People in Kansas, 1910’

Penelope Gilliatt

Romeo and Tito

Robert Kee

Moscow Diary by Veljko Micunovic, translated by David Floyd. Chatto, 474 pp., £12.95, April 1980, 0 7011 2469 5

R.K. Narayan

Story: ‘Trail of the Green Blazer’

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