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Vol. 3 No. 5 · 19 March 1981

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Cover Artist

Christopher Killip

Oliver Sacks

Witty Ticcy Ray

Letters

Audrey Williamson, Roger Kojecky, Iring Fetscher, Hans Keller, Nicholas Tyacke, Richard Mayne, John McLaren, Editors, ‘London Review’

M.F. Perutz

Advice to a Young Scientist by P.B. Medawar. Harper and Row, 109 pp., £4.95, February 1980, 0 06 337006 9

Robert Souhami

Conquering Cancer by Lucien Israel, translated by Joan Pinkham. Penguin, 269 pp., £2.25, January 1981, 0 14 022276 6

A.J. Ayer

The Scientific Image by Bas C. Van Fraassen. Oxford, 233 pp., £15, December 1980, 9780198244240

Paul Sieghart

Mandy by Mandy Rice-Davies and Shirley Flack. Joseph, 224 pp., £6.95, November 1980, 0 7181 1974 6

Eric Hobsbawm

People’s History and Socialist Theory edited by Raphael Samuel. Routledge, 417 pp., £10.95, January 1981, 0 7100 0765 5
British Labour History by E.H. Hunt. Weidenfeld, 428 pp., £18.50, January 1981, 0 297 77785 8

Malcolm Deas

Christianity in the Southern Hemisphere: The Churches in Latin America and South Africa by Edward Norman. Oxford, 230 pp., £12.50, February 1981, 0 19 821127 9
The Pope’s Divisions by Peter Nichols. Faber, 382 pp., £10, March 1981, 0 571 11740 6

Edward Said

Crazy America

John Holloway

Poem: ‘Holy Mountain’

Michael Hofmann

Poem: ‘Miracles of Science’

Harold Lever

Accountability

John Sturrock

Remembrance of Things Past by Marcel Proust, translated by C.K. Scott-Moncrieff and Terence Kilmartin. Chatto, 1040 pp., £17.50, March 1981, 0 7011 2477 6

J.I.M. Stewart

Abroad: British Literary Travelling Between the Wars by Paul Fussell. Oxford, 246 pp., £8.95, March 1981, 0 19 502767 1

Penelope Fitzgerald

The Simple Life: C.R. Ashbee in the Cotswolds by Fiona MacCarthy. Lund Humphries, 204 pp., £7.95, January 1981, 0 85331 435 7
Philip Mairet: Autobiographical and Other Papers edited by C.H. Sisson. Carcanet, 266 pp., £7.95, February 1981, 0 85635 326 4

C.K. Stead

The Poetic Achievement of Ezra Pound by Michael Alexander. Faber, 247 pp., £7.95, April 1979, 0 571 10560 2
Ezra Pound and the Pisan Cantos by Anthony Woodward. Routledge, 128 pp., £7.95, April 1980, 0 7100 0372 2
Ezra Pound and the Cantos: A Record of Struggle by Wendy Stallard Flory. Yale, 321 pp., £12.60, July 1980, 0 300 02392 8
Ezra Pound and His World by Peter Ackroyd. Thames and Hudson, 127 pp., £5.95, February 1981, 0 500 13069 8
End to Torment: A Memoir of Ezra Pound with Poems from Ezra Pound’s H.D. Book edited by Norman Holmes Pearson and Michael King. Carcanet, 84 pp., £2.95, February 1980, 0 85635 318 3

Michael Mason

Thirty Seconds by Michael Arlen. Farrar, Straus/Faber, 211 pp., £5.50, February 1981, 0 374 27576 9
The Crystal Bucket by Clive James. Cape, 238 pp., £6.95, February 1981, 0 224 01890 6
The Message of Television by Roger Silverstone. Heinemann, 248 pp., £14.50, March 1981, 0 435 82825 8

David Thomson

Charmed Lives by Michael Korda. Penguin, 498 pp., £2.50, January 1981, 0 14 005402 2

Hugh Lloyd-Jones

Structure and History in Greek Mythology and Ritual by Walter Burkert. California, 226 pp., £9, April 1980, 0 520 03771 5
Myth and Society in Ancient Greece by Jean-Pierre Vernant, translated by Janet Lloyd. Harvester, 242 pp., £24, February 1980, 9780391009158

Rosemary Ashton

Goethe’s Plays translated by Charles Passage. Benn, 626 pp., £12.95, July 1980, 0 510 00087 8
The Classical Centre: Goethe and Weimar 1775-1832 by T.J. Reed. Croom Helm, 271 pp., £14.95, November 1979, 0 85664 356 4
Goethe on Art translated by John Gage. Scolar, 251 pp., £10, March 1980, 0 85967 494 0
The Younger Goethe and the Visual Arts by W.D. Robson-Scott. Cambridge, 175 pp., £19.50, February 1981, 0 521 23321 6

John Sutherland

Other people by Martin Amis. Cape, 223 pp., £5.95, March 1981, 0 224 01766 7
The Magic Glass by Anne Smith. Joseph, 174 pp., £6.50, March 1981, 9780718119867
The Book of Ebenezer Le Page by Gerald Edwards. Hamish Hamilton, 400 pp., £7.50, March 1981, 0 241 10477 7
Sharpe’s Eagle by Bernard Cornwell. Collins, 266 pp., £6.50, February 1981, 0 00 221997 2
XPD by Len Deighton. Hutchinson, 397 pp., £6.95, March 1981, 0 09 144570 1

David Chandler

The Commander: A Life of Barclay de Tolly by Michael Josselson and Diana Josselson. Oxford, 275 pp., £12.95, June 1980, 0 19 215854 6

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