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Vol. 4 No. 20 · 4 November 1982

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Tom Miller

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Vol. 4 No. 20 · 4 November 1982

Mary-Kay Wilmers

Rules of the Game: Sir Oswald and Lady Cynthia Mosley 1896-1933 by Nicholas Mosley. Secker, 274 pp., £8.95, October 1982, 0 436 28849 4

Letters

Robert Hutchison, Christopher Hawtree, Jean Raison, Graham Hough, Philip Rice, Leslie Dick, Editor, ‘London Review’, Stephen Adamson

Barbara Everett

Larkin at Sixty edited by Anthony Thwaite. Faber, 148 pp., £7.95, May 1982, 9780571118786
The Art of Philip Larkin by Simon Petch. Sydney University Press, 108 pp., £5.95, September 1982, 0 424 00090 3

John Bayley

The Correspondence of Boris Pasternak and Olga Friedenberg 1910-1954 edited by Elliott Mossman, translated by Elliott Mossman and Margaret Wettlin. Secker, 365 pp., £15, September 1982, 0 436 28855 9

Colin Legum

Powers of the Press: The World’s Great Newspapers by Martin Walker. Quartet, 401 pp., £15, July 1982, 0 7043 2271 4
Goodbye Gutenberg: The Newspaper Revolution of the 1980s by Anthony Smith. Oxford, 367 pp., £3.95, January 1982, 9780198272434
New Technology and Industrial Relations in Fleet Street by Roderick Martin. Oxford, 367 pp., £17.50, October 1981, 9780198272434
News Ltd: Why you can’t read all about it by Brian Whitaker. Minority Press Group, 176 pp., £3.25, June 1981, 0 906890 04 7

Zheng Peidi

My Days in the Cowshed

Mark Elvin

China Diary by Stephen Spender and David Hockney. Thames and Hudson, 200 pp., £10, November 1982, 0 500 01290 3

Malise Ruthven

Malise Ruthven discusses the Beirut massacre

George Caird

The Story of the Stories: The Chosen People and its God by Dan Jacobson. Secker, 211 pp., £8.95, September 1982, 0 436 22048 2
The Art of Biblical Narrative by Robert Alter. Allen and Unwin, 195 pp., £10, May 1982, 0 04 801022 7
The Great Code: The Bible and Literature by Northrop Frye. Routledge, 261 pp., £9.95, June 1982, 0 7100 9038 2

P.F. Strawson

Philosophy in the 20th Century by A.J. Ayer. Weidenfeld, 283 pp., £12.50, September 1982, 0 297 78179 0

Patricia Beer

Poem: ‘The Lost Woman’

David Hoy

Michel Foucault: Beyond Structuralism and Hermeneutics by Hubert Dreyfus and Paul Rabinow, with an afterword by [afterword_writer]. Harvester, 256 pp., £18.95, October 1982, 0 7108 0450 4

Tom Paulin

Poem: ‘The Argument at Great Tew’

Richard Altick

Fortune and Men’s Eyes: The Career of John Payne Collier by Dewey Ganzel. Oxford, 454 pp., £15, October 1982, 0 19 212231 2

A.J.P. Taylor

Diary: Personal and Public Affairs

Stephen Bann

The Prince buys the Manor by Elspeth Huxley. Chatto, 216 pp., £6.95, October 1982, 0 7011 2651 5
Faultline by Sheila Ortiz Taylor. Women’s Press, 120 pp., £2.50, October 1982, 0 7043 3900 5
Scenes from Metropolitan Life by William Cooper. Macmillan, 214 pp., £6.95, October 1982, 0 333 34203 8
Constance, or Solitary Practices by Lawrence Durrell. Faber, 394 pp., £7.95, October 1982, 0 571 11757 0
Mickelsson’s Ghosts by John Gardner. Secker, 566 pp., £8.95, October 1982, 0 436 17251 8
Beware of pity by Stefan Zweig, translated by Phyllis Blewitt and Trevor Blewitt. Cape, 354 pp., £7.95, October 1982, 0 224 02057 9

Karl Miller

Lost Artist

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