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Vol. 4 No. 17 · 16 September 1982

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Vol. 4 No. 17 · 16 September 1982

Salman Rushdie

Chronicle of a Death Foretold by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, translated by Gregory Rabassa. Cape, 122 pp., £5.95, September 1982, 0 224 01990 2

Letters

Wolfgang Hildesheimer, Editor, ‘London Review’, Patrick Taylor, Editor, ‘London Review’, Gabriel Josipovici, Editor, ‘London Review’, C.J. Rawson, Donald Davie, Geoffrey Minish, Margot Heinemann, Charles Martindale, Editor, ‘London Review’, Andrew Graham-Yooll, Brian Mcllroy

Christopher Ricks

Dissentient Voice: Enlightenment and Christian Dissent by Donald Davie. University of Notre Dame Press, 154 pp., £11.85, June 1982, 0 268 00852 3
These the Companions by Donald Davie. Cambridge, 220 pp., £12.50, August 1982, 0 521 24511 7

Sydney Checkland

Accountancy and the British Economy 1840-1980: The Evolution of Ernst and Whinney by Edgar Jones. Batsford, 288 pp., £10, December 1981, 0 7134 3776 6

Michael Mason

Charles Babbage: Pioneer of the Computer by Anthony Hyman. Oxford, 287 pp., £12.50, July 1982, 9780198581703

Jon Elster

Essays in Trespassing: Economics to Politics and Beyond by Albert Hirschman. Cambridge, 310 pp., £20, September 1981, 0 521 23826 9
Shifting Involvements by Albert Hirschman. Martin Robertson, 138 pp., £9.95, September 1982, 0 85520 487 7

Michael Hofmann

Poem: ‘Kleist in Paris’

Angela Carter

The Beauties and Furies by Christina Stead. Virago, 329 pp., £3.95, July 1982, 0 86068 175 0

D.A.N. Jones

Double Yoke by Buchi Emecheta. Dgwugwu Afor, 163 pp., £3, September 1982, 0 9508177 0 8
The Aerodrome by Rex Warner. Bodley Head, 304 pp., £6.95, July 1982, 9780370309262
AVery British Coup by Chris Mullin. Hodder, 220 pp., £6.95, September 1982, 0 340 28586 9
An Ice Cream War by William Boyd. Hamish Hamilton, 370 pp., £7.95, September 1982, 0 241 10868 3
Tempting Fate by Michael Levey. Hamish Hamilton, 220 pp., £7.95, September 1982, 0 241 10801 2

John Bayley

Pea Soup by Christopher Reid. Oxford, 65 pp., £4.50, September 1982, 0 19 211952 4

Elizabeth Cook

Poems by J.H. Prynne. Agneau 2, 320 pp., £12, May 1982, 0 907954 00 6

Blake Morrison

The Fortunate Traveller by Derek Walcott. Faber, 99 pp., £3.95, March 1982, 0 571 11893 3
Sun Poem by Edward Kamau Brathwaite. Oxford, 104 pp., £4.95, April 1982, 0 19 211945 1
Collected Poems by Bernard Spencer, edited by Roger Bowen. Oxford, 149 pp., £8.50, October 1981, 0 19 211930 3
Selected Poems by Odysseus Elytis. Anvil, 114 pp., £6.95, November 1981, 0 85646 076 1
Poems from Oby by George MacBeth. Secker, 67 pp., £4, March 1982, 9780436270178
The New Ewart: Poems 1980-1982 by Gavin Ewart. Hutchinson, 115 pp., £4.95, March 1982, 0 09 146980 5
The Apple-Broadcast by Peter Redgrove. Routledge, 133 pp., £3, November 1981, 0 7100 0884 8

Mary Midgley

Narcissus and Oedipus: The Children of Psychoanalysis by Victoria Hamilton. Routledge, 284 pp., £12.50, April 1982, 0 7100 0869 4
Archetype: A Natural History of the Self by Anthony Stevens. Routledge, 295 pp., £12.50, April 1982, 0 7100 0980 1
Freud on Femininity and Faith by Judith van Herik. California, 216 pp., £17.50, June 1982, 0 520 04368 5

V.G. Kiernan

The Daughters of Karl Marx: Family Correspondence 1866-98 edited by Olga Meier, translated by Faith Evans. Deutsch, 342 pp., £14.95, June 1982, 0 233 97337 0

Michael Irwin

Russian Journal by Andrea Lee. Faber, 239 pp., £8.95, May 1982, 0 571 11904 2

J.P. Stern

Thomas Mann: The Making of an Artist 1875-1911 by Richard Winston. Constable, 325 pp., £12.50, April 1982, 0 09 460060 0

Frank Kermode

Diary: Jerusalem

Peter Burke

Le Roi-Machine: Spectacle et Politique au Temps de Louis XIV by Jean-Marie Apostolidès. Les Editions de Minuit, 164 pp., £4.50
Le Portrait du Roi by Louis Marin. Les Editions de Minuit, 300 pp., £5.60

J.M. Roberts

Choiseul. Vol. 1: Father and Son 1719-1754 by Rohan Butler. Oxford, 1133 pp., £48, January 1981, 0 19 822509 1

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