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Vol. 3 No. 16 · 3 September 1981

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Vol. 3 No. 16 · 3 September 1981

Donald Davie

My Americas

Letters

Solly Zuckerman, Averil Lysaght, Graham Hough, Graham Martin, Norma Kitson

Michael Dummett

Rules and Representations by Noam Chomsky. Blackwell, 299 pp., £7.50, August 1980, 0 631 12641 4

Gerald Graff

The Pursuit of Signs: Semiotics, Literature, Deconstruction by Jonathan Culler. Routledge, 256 pp., £7.95, July 1981, 0 7100 0757 4

Christopher Reid

Poem: ‘Cambridgeport Christmas’

Günter Kunert, translated by Christopher Middleton

Poem: ‘Zoo’

Edward Mendelson

After the Wake: An Essay on the Contemporary Avant-Garde by Christopher Butler. Oxford, 177 pp., £7.95, November 1980, 0 19 815766 5

Russell Davies

Ernest Hemingway: Selected Letters 1917-1961 edited by Carlos Baker. Granada, 948 pp., £15, April 1981, 0 246 11576 9

Gavin Ewart

Three Poems

Richard Mayne

David O. Selznick’s Hollywood by Ronald Haver. Secker, 425 pp., £35, December 1980, 0 436 19128 8
My Early life by Ronald Reagan and Richard Hubler. Sidgwick, 316 pp., £7.95, April 1981, 0 283 98771 5
Naming Names by Victor Navasky. Viking, 482 pp., $15.95, October 1980, 0 670 50393 2

Lorna Tracy

The Habit of Being: Letters by Flannery O’Connor edited by Sally Fitzgerald. Farrar, Straus/Faber, 639 pp., £8.25, January 1979, 0 571 12017 2
The violent bear it away by Flannery O’Connor. Faber, 226 pp., £2.95, September 1980, 0 571 12017 2
A good man is hard to find by Flannery O’Connor. Women’s Press, 251 pp., £7.50, May 1980, 0 7043 2832 1

Christopher Reid

Some Americans: A Personal Record by Charles Tomlinson. California, 134 pp., £6.50, June 1981, 0 520 04037 6

James Michie

Poem: ‘Observation’

Michael Neve

The Opium-Eater: A Life of Thomas de Quincey by Grevel Lindop. Dent, 433 pp., £12, July 1981, 0 460 04358 7

Karl Miller

In the Belly of the Beast: Letters from Prison by Jack Henry Abbott. Random House, 166 pp., $11.95, June 1981, 0 394 51858 6

Malcolm Deas

Prisoner without a Name, Cell without a Number by Jacobo Timerman, translated by Toby Talbot. Weidenfeld, 164 pp., £7.95, July 1981, 0 297 77995 8

Robert Taubman

July’s People by Nadine Gordimer. Cape, 160 pp., £5.95, September 1981, 0 224 01932 5
The Company of Women by Mary Gordon. Cape, 291 pp., £6.50, July 1981, 0 224 01955 4
Zuckerman Unbound by Philip Roth. Cape, 225 pp., £5.95, August 1981, 0 224 01974 0

Ian Hamilton

The Comic Strip

Angela Carter

Story: ‘Mise-en-Scène for a Parricide’

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