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Sean O’Faolain

Living and Dying in Ireland

Letters

Henri Tajfel, Geoffrey Hawthorn, John Maynard Smith, P.D. Juhl, Nigel Hamilton, Harry Cohen

John White

Poem: ‘Petite Chanson d’Irlande’

Peter Laslett

L’Amour en plus by Elisabeth Badinter. Flammarion (Paris), 372 pp., £6.80, May 1980, 2 08 064279 0
Mari et Femme dans la Société Paysanne by Martine Segalen. Flammarion, 211 pp., £6.30, May 1980, 2 08 210957 7

Thomas McKeown

The Unmasking of Medicine by Ian Kennedy. Allen and Unwin, 189 pp., £8.95, June 1981, 0 04 610016 4

Hans Keller

Sex: Facts, Frauds and Follies by Thomas Szasz. Blackwell, 194 pp., £8.95, July 1981, 0 631 12736 4

Mary-Kay Wilmers

Alice James by Jean Strouse. Cape, 367 pp., £9.95, February 1981, 0 224 01436 6
The Death and Letters of Alice James edited by Ruth Bernard Yeazell. California, 214 pp., £6.95, March 1981, 0 520 03745 6

A.W.F. Edwards

Statistics in Britain 1865-1930: The Social Construction of Scientific Knowledge by Donald MacKenzie. Edinburgh, 306 pp., £12.50, April 1981, 0 85224 369 3

Sheldon Rothblatt

English Culture and the Decline of the Industrial Spirit, 1850-1980 by Martin Wiener. Cambridge, 217 pp., £9.95, April 1981, 0 521 23418 2
Peaceful Conquest: The Industrialisation of Europe, 1760-1970 by Sidney Pollard. Oxford, 451 pp., £7.95, June 1981, 0 19 877093 6

C.H. Sisson

Experiences of an Optimist by John Redcliffe-Maud. Hamish Hamilton, 199 pp., £10.95, July 1981, 0 241 10569 2

John Harvey

A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole. Allen Lane, 338 pp., £7.95, May 1981, 9780713914221
The Meeting at Telgte by Günter Grass, translated by Ralph Manheim. Secker, 147 pp., £5.95, June 1981, 0 436 18778 7
Six Problems for Don Isidro Parodi by Jorge Luis Borges and Adolfo Bioy-Casares, translated by Norman Thomas di Giovanni. Allen Lane, 160 pp., £5.95, May 1981, 0 7139 1421 1
Penny Links by Ursula Holden. Eyre Methuen, 156 pp., £5.50, May 1981, 0 413 47210 8

Karl Miller

Peeping Tam

Rosalind Mitchison

The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle: Vol. VIII 1835-1836, Vol. IX 1836-1837 edited by Charles Sanders and Kenneth Fielding. Duke, 365 pp., £32.95, May 1981, 0 8223 0433 3

Colin Macleod

Homer on Life and Death by Jasper Griffin. Oxford, 218 pp., £12.50, July 1980, 0 19 814016 9
Homer by Jasper Griffin. Oxford, 82 pp., October 1980, 0 19 287532 9
Homer: The Odyssey translated by Walter Shewring. Oxford, 346 pp., £7.95, September 1980, 0 19 251019 3

John Dunn

How to make up your mind about the Bomb by Robert Neild. Deutsch, 144 pp., £2.95, May 1981, 0 233 97382 6

D.J. Enright

Poem: ‘Natural Species’

Caroline Moorehead

The Terror Network: The Secret War of International Terrorism by Claire Sterling. Weidenfeld, 357 pp., £7.95, June 1981, 0 297 77968 0

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