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Vol. 4 No. 16 · 2 September 1982

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Vol. 4 No. 16 · 2 September 1982

John Bayley

Shadow Train by John Ashbery. Carcanet, 50 pp., £3.25, March 1982, 0 85635 424 4

Letters

Christopher Price, Gabriel Josipovici, Hugh Lloyd-Jones, Simon Schaffer, Edward Smithies, Arthur Freeman, Isabel Jacobs, Brian Martin, Robert Bernard Martin, David Ross, Liz Calder

William Empson

Ulysses by Hugh Kenner. Allen and Unwin, 182 pp., £10, March 1982, 0 00 480003 6
A Starchamber Quiry: A James Joyce Centennial Volume 1882-1982 edited by E.L. Epstein. Methuen, 164 pp., £9.50, February 1982, 0 416 31560 7

Marilyn Butler

The New Pelican Guide to English Literature. Vol. I: Medieval Literature Part One: Chaucer and the Alliterative Tradition, Vol. II: The Age of Shakespeare, Vol. III: From Donne to Marvell, Vol. IV: From Dryden to Johnson edited by Boris Ford. Penguin, 647 pp., £2.95, March 1982, 0 14 022264 2
Medieval Writers and their Work: Middle English Literature and its Background by J.A. Burrow. Oxford, 148 pp., £9.95, May 1982, 0 19 289122 7
Contemporary Writers Series: Saul Bellow, Joe Orton, John Fowles, Kurt Vonnegut, Seamus Heaney, Thomas Pynchon by Malcolm Bradbury, C.W.E. Bigsby, Peter Conradi, Jerome Klinkowitz and Blake Morrison. Methuen, 110 pp., £1.95, May 1982, 0 416 31650 6

Selima Hill

Poem: ‘A Voice in the Garden’

Alan Brownjohn

Poem: ‘A Statue of Innocence, or Geological Time in the Department’

Graham Bradshaw

Hamlet edited by Harold Jenkins. Methuen, 592 pp., £12.50, April 1982, 9780416179101
The Taming of the Shrew edited by Brian Morris. Methuen, 396 pp., £12.50, December 1981, 0 416 47580 9
Richard III edited by Antony Hammond. Methuen, 396 pp., £12.50, December 1981, 0 416 17970 3
Much Ado about Nothing edited by A.R. Humphreys. Methuen, 256 pp., £11.50, November 1981, 0 416 17990 8

Hugh Lloyd-Jones

Homer, Iliad XXIV by Colin Macleod. Cambridge, 161 pp., £15, March 1982, 9780521243537

Jon Halliday

Fear and Loathing in Tirana

Brian Bond

Alanbrooke by David Fraser. Collins, 604 pp., £12.95, April 1982, 0 00 216360 8

Gabriele Annan

The Collected Stories of Isaac Bashevis Singer  Cape, 610 pp., £10.50, July 1982, 0 224 02024 2

Allon White

Oh what a paradise it seems by John Cheever. Cape, 99 pp., £5.50, July 1982, 0 224 02930 4
Collected Short Stories by John Cheever. Penguin, 704 pp., £4.95, March 1982, 0 14 005575 4
So long a Letter by Mariama Bâ, translated by Modupé Bodé-Thomas. Virago, £5.50, August 1982, 0 86068 295 1
A joke goes a long way in the country by Alannah Hopkin. Hamish Hamilton, 157 pp., £7.95, July 1982, 0 241 10798 9

Anita Brookner

The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing. Joseph, 638 pp., £9.95, July 1982, 0 7181 0970 8

Christopher Driver

Simple French Food by Richard Olney. Jill Norman and Hobhouse, 339 pp., £7.95, October 1981, 0 906908 22 1
Living off nature by Judy Urquhart. Penguin, 396 pp., £5.95, May 1982, 0 14 005107 4
The Food and Cooking of Russia by Lesley Chamberlain. Allen Lane, 330 pp., £9.95, June 1982, 0 7139 1468 8
Food, Wine and Friends by Robert Carrier. Sphere, 197 pp., £6.95, October 1981, 0 7221 2295 0
The Colour Book of Fast Food edited by Alison Kerr. Octopus, 77 pp., £1.99, June 1981, 0 7064 1510 8

Ian Hamilton

Diary: Self-Exposure at the Football Terrace

Ernest Gellner

Cooking, Cuisine and Class: A Study in Comparative Sociology by Jack Goody. Cambridge, 253 pp., £19.50, June 1982, 0 521 24455 2

Clive James

Poem: ‘Godfrey in Paradise’

Tom Paulin

Poem: ‘Oxford v. Cambridge v. Birmingham etc’

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