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Vol. 6 No. 20 · 1 November 1984

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Vol. 6 No. 20 · 1 November 1984

Christopher Ricks

T.S. Eliot by Peter Ackroyd. Hamish Hamilton, 400 pp., £12.50, September 1984, 0 241 11349 0
Recollections Mainly of Artists and Writers by Geoffrey Grigson. Chatto, 195 pp., £12.50, September 1984, 0 7011 2791 0

Letters

Tobias Abse, Andrew Robinson, R.J. Horesh, Richard Garnett, David Jenkins, Axel Clark

Michael Davie

Public Scandal, Odium and Contempt: An Investigation of Recent Libel Cases by David Hooper. Secker, 230 pp., £12.95, September 1984, 0 436 20093 7

Alan Brinkley

America is back

David Hoy

Philosophy in France Today edited by Alan Montefiore. Cambridge, 201 pp., £20, January 1983, 0 521 22838 7
French Literary Theory Today: A Reader edited by Tzvetan Todorov, translated by R. Carter. Cambridge, 239 pp., £19.50, October 1982, 0 521 23036 5
Histoire de la Sexualité. Vol. II: L’Usage des Plaisirs by Michel Foucault. Gallimard, 285 pp., £8.25, June 1984, 2 07 070056 9
Michel Foucault: Beyond Structuralism and Hermeneutics by Hubert Dreyfus and Paul Rabinow. Chicago, 256 pp., $8.95, December 1983, 0 226 16312 1
The Foucault Reader edited by Paul Rabinow. Pantheon, 350 pp., $19.95, January 1985, 0 394 52904 9
Michel Foucault and the Subversion of Intellect by Karlis Racevskis. Cornell, 172 pp., £16.50, July 1983, 0 8014 1572 1
Michel Foucault’s Archaeology of Western Culture: Toward a New Science of History by Pamela Major-Poetzl. Harvester, 281 pp., £22.50, May 1983, 0 7108 0484 9
Michel Foucault: Social Theory as Transgression by Charles Lemert and Garth Gillan. Columbia, 169 pp., £8.50, January 1984, 0 231 05190 5
Foucault, Marxism and Critique by Barry Smart. Routledge, 144 pp., £5.95, September 1983, 0 7100 9533 3

Seamus Heaney

Two Poems

John Willett

Russian Constructivism by Christina Lodder. Yale, 328 pp., £30, September 1983, 0 300 02727 3

David Blackbourn

The Nazi Machtergreifung edited by Peter Stachura. Allen and Unwin, 191 pp., £12.50, April 1983, 0 04 943026 2
Stormtroopers: A Social, Economic and Ideological Analysis 1929-35 by Conan Fischer. Allen and Unwin, 239 pp., £20, June 1983, 0 04 943028 9
The Nazi Party: A Social Profile of Members and Leaders 1919-1945 by Michael Kater. Blackwell, 415 pp., £22.50, August 1983, 0 631 13313 5
Beating the Fascists: The German Communists and Political Violence 1929-1933 by Eve Rosenhaft. Cambridge, 273 pp., £24, August 1983, 9780521236386

Harold James

My Life by Richard Wagner, translated by Andrew Gray, edited by Mary Whittall. Cambridge, 786 pp., £22.50, November 1983, 0 521 22929 4
Untimely Meditations by Friedrich Nietzsche, translated by R.J. Hollingdale, introduced by J.P. Stern. Cambridge, 256 pp., £15, December 1983, 0 521 24740 3
Wagner: A Case-History by Martin von Amerongen. Dent, 169 pp., £8.95, September 1983, 0 460 04618 7

Gareth Stedman Jones

Proletarian Philosophers: Problems in Socialist Culture in Britain 1900-1940 by Jonathan Rée. Oxford, 176 pp., £15, February 1984, 0 19 827261 8

J.M. Winter

The Labour Governments: 1945-51 by Henry Pelling. Macmillan, 313 pp., £25, June 1984, 0 333 36356 6

V.G. Kiernan

A Radical Reader: The Struggle for Change in England 1381-1914 edited by Christopher Hampton. Penguin, 624 pp., £7.95, January 1984, 0 14 022444 0
Riots and Community Politics in England and Wales 1790-1810 by John Bohstedt. Harvard, 310 pp., £12.50, November 1983, 0 674 77120 6
The World We have Lost – Further Explored by Peter Laslett. Methuen, 353 pp., £12.95, December 1983, 0 416 35340 1

Linda Colley

The Origins of Anglo-American Radicalism edited by Margaret Jacob and James Jacob. Allen and Unwin, 333 pp., £18.50, February 1984, 0 04 909015 1
Insurrection: The British Experience 1795-1803 by Roger Wells. Alan Sutton, 312 pp., £16, May 1983, 9780862990190
Radicalism and Freethought in 19th-Century Britain by Joel Wiener. Greenwood, 285 pp., $29.95, March 1983, 0 313 23532 5
For King, Constitution and Country: The English Loyalists and the French Revolution by Robert Dozier. Kentucky, 213 pp., £20.90, February 1984, 9780813114903

Paul Muldoon

Station Island by Seamus Heaney. Faber, 123 pp., £5.95, October 1984, 0 571 13301 0
Sweeney Astray: A Version by Seamus Heaney. Faber, 85 pp., £6.95, October 1984, 0 571 13360 6
Rich by Craig Raine. Faber, 109 pp., £5.95, September 1984, 0 571 13215 4

Michael Ignatieff

Diary: Canadian Elections

D.A.N. Jones

Ironweed by William Kennedy. Viking, 227 pp., £7.95, September 1984, 0 670 40176 5
In Custody by Anita Desai. Heinemann, 204 pp., £9.95, October 1984, 9780434186358
Flaubert’s Parrot by Julian Barnes. Cape, 190 pp., £8.50, October 1984, 0 241 11374 1

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