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Vol. 6 No. 6 · 5 April 1984

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Vol. 6 No. 6 · 5 April 1984

Paul Addison

Labour in Power 1945-1951 by Kenneth Morgan. Oxford, 546 pp., £15, March 1984, 0 19 215865 1

Letters

E.H. Gombrich, Jaynie Anderson, Helen Gardner, Reginald Whitaker, Edward Said, Ronald Hayman, Margot Heinemann

Tam Dalyell

TheSinking of the ‘Belgrano’ by Desmond Rice and Arthur Gavshon. Secker, 192 pp., £8.95, March 1984, 0 436 41332 9
Our Falklands War edited by Geoffrey Underwood. Maritime Books, 144 pp., £3.95, November 1983, 0 907771 08 4

Richard Hyman

Industry, Unions and Government: Twenty-One Years of NEDC by Keith Middlemas. Macmillan, 240 pp., £17.50, January 1984, 0 333 35121 5
Strikes in Post-War Britain: A Study of Stoppages of Work Due to Industrial Disputes, 1946-73 by J.W. Durcan, W.E.J. McCarthy and G.P. Redman. Allen and Unwin, 448 pp., £20, November 1983, 0 04 331093 1
Picketing: Industrial Disputes, Tactics and the Law by Peggy Kahn, Norman Lewis, Rowland Livock and Paul Wiles. Routledge, 223 pp., £5.95, April 1983, 0 7100 9534 1

Brian Oxley

Two Poems

Richard Shannon

Albert, Prince Consort by Robert Rhodes James. Hamish Hamilton, 311 pp., £15, November 1983, 0 241 11000 9

Andrew Motion

Poem: ‘These Days’

J.I.M. Stewart

Edmund Gosse: A Literary Landscape 1849-1928 by Ann Thwaite. Secker, 567 pp., £15, April 1984, 0 436 52146 6

Claude Rawson

The World, the Text and the Critic by Edward Said. Faber, 327 pp., £15, February 1984, 0 571 13264 2
The Deconstructive Turn: Essays in the Rhetoric of Philosophy by Christopher Norris. Methuen, 201 pp., £4.95, December 1983, 0 416 36140 4
The New Pelican Guide to English Literature. Vol. VIII: The Present edited by Boris Ford. Penguin, 619 pp., £3.50, October 1983, 0 14 022271 5

Angus Calder

The Life of Arthur Ransome by Hugh Brogan. Cape, 456 pp., £10.95, January 1984, 0 224 02010 2
Bohemia in London by Arthur Ransome, introduced by Rupert Hart-Davis. Oxford, 284 pp., £3.50, January 1984, 0 19 281412 5

Frank Kermode

Home and Dry: Memoirs III by Roy Fuller. London Magazine Editions, 165 pp., £8.95, February 1984, 0 904388 47 6

C.H. Sisson

Whaur Extremes Meet: The Poetry of Hugh MacDiarmid 1920-1934 by Catherine Kerrigan. James Thin, 245 pp., £12.50, June 1983, 0 901824 69 0
Elemental Things: The Poetry of Hugh MacDiarmid by Harvey Oxenhorn. Edinburgh, 215 pp., £15, March 1984, 0 85224 475 4
Aesthetics in Scotland by Hugh MacDiarmid and Alan Bold. Mainstream, 100 pp., £6.95, February 1984, 0 906391 60 1
Annals of the Five Senses by Hugh MacDiarmid and Alan Bold. Polygon, 161 pp., £6.50, July 1983, 0 904919 74 9
Hugh MacDiarmid: The Terrible Crystal by Alan Bold. Routledge, 251 pp., £9.95, August 1983, 0 7100 9493 0
Hugh MacDiarmid (C.M. Grieve) by Kenneth Buthlay. Scottish Academic Press, 143 pp., £3.25, September 1982, 0 7073 0307 9
The Thistle Rises: An Anthology of Poetry and Prose by Hugh MacDiarmid edited by Alan Bold. Hamish Hamilton, 463 pp., £12.95, February 1984, 0 241 11171 4
A Scottish Poetry Book by Alan Bold, Bob Dewar, Iain McIntosh and Rodger McPhail. Oxford, 128 pp., £4.95, July 1983, 0 19 916029 5
Edinburgh and the Borders in Verse by Allan Massie. Secker, 97 pp., £5.95, August 1983, 0 436 27348 9

Clive James

Poem: ‘Funnelweb’

D.A.N. Jones

Old Catholics and Anglicans: 1931-1981 edited by Gordon Huelin. Oxford, 177 pp., £12.50, April 1983, 0 19 920129 3
Anglican Essays by C.H. Sisson. Carcanet, 141 pp., £6.95, April 1983, 0 85635 456 2
The Song of Roland by C.H. Sisson. Carcanet, 135 pp., £7.95, October 1983, 9780856354212
TheRegrets by Joachim du Bellay, translated by C.H. Sisson. Carcanet, 147 pp., £4.50, January 1984, 0 85635 471 6

Sissela Bok

Collected Works of John Stuart Mill. Vol. I: Autobiography and Literary Essays edited by John Robson and Jack Stillinger. Toronto, 766 pp., £35, March 1982, 0 7100 0718 3

David Story

Diary: On Being a Twin

Barbara Wootton

McNee’s Law: The Memoirs of Sir David McNee by David McNee. Collins, 256 pp., £9.95, November 1983, 0 00 217007 8
Police and People in London. Vol. I: A Survey of Londoners by David Smith. Policy Studies Institute, 386 pp., £7.40, November 1983, 0 85374 223 5
Police and People in London. Vol. II: A Group of Young Black People by Stephen Small. Policy Studies Institute, 192 pp., £4.60, November 1983, 0 85374 224 3
Police and People in London. Vol. III: A Survey of Police Officers by David Smith. Policy Studies Institute, 216 pp., £6.20, November 1983, 0 85374 225 1
Police and People in London. Vol. IV: The Police in Action by David Smith and Jeremy Gray. Policy Studies Institute, 368 pp., £7.40, November 1983, 9780853742265

Sylvia Clayton

Something Out There by Nadine Gordimer. Cape, 203 pp., £8.50, March 1984, 0 224 02189 3
My Search for Warren Harding by Robert Plunket. Robin Clark, 247 pp., £8.95, March 1984, 0 86072 071 3
West of Sunset by Dirk Bogarde. Allen Lane, 248 pp., £8.95, March 1984, 9780713916324

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