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Alan Bennett

Auden in Love by Dorothy Farnan. Faber, 264 pp., £9.95, March 1985, 0 571 13399 1

Letters

A.J. Ayer, Vi Hughes, Earl Miner, Martin Dodsworth, E.E. Duncan-Jones, Patrick Parrinder, Lynn Knight

Jon Elster

The Thread of Life by Richard Wollheim. Harvard, 288 pp., £20, January 1985, 0 06 748875 7

John Bayley

Mrs Henderson, and Other Stories by Francis Wyndham. Cape, 160 pp., £8.50, April 1985, 0 224 02306 3

Michael Mason

‘Men’: A Documentary by Anna Ford. Weidenfeld, 196 pp., £10.95, March 1985, 0 297 78468 4
Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure by John Cleland, edited by Peter Sabor. Oxford, 256 pp., £1.95, February 1985, 0 19 281634 9

Adrian Desmond

The Correspondence of Charles Darwin. Vol. I: 1821-1836 edited by Frederick Burkhardt and Sydney Smith. Cambridge, 702 pp., £30, March 1985, 0 521 25587 2
The Survival of Charles Darwin: A Biography of a Man and an Idea by Ronald Clark. Weidenfeld, 449 pp., £14.95, April 1985, 0 297 78377 7

Tom Paulin

Four Poems

John Hedley Brooke

Just Before the Origin: Alfred Russel Wallace’s Theory of Evolution by John Langdon Brooks. Columbia, 284 pp., $39, January 1984, 0 231 05676 1
China and Charles Darwin by James Reeve Pusey. Harvard, 544 pp., £21.25, February 1984, 0 674 11735 2

Tam Dalyell

Death of a Rose-Grower: Who killed Hilda Murrell? by Graham Smith. Cecil Woolf, 96 pp., £5.95, April 1985, 0 900821 76 0

Jon Halliday

The Korean War: History and Tactics edited by David Rees. Orbis, 128 pp., £7.99, September 1984, 0 85613 649 2
Der Koreakrieg 1950 bis 1953: Das Scheitern der Amerikanischen Aggression gegen die KDVR by Olaf Groehler. Militarverlag der Deutschen Demokratischen Republik, 120 pp., DM 6.50
The Rainy Spell, and Other Korean Stories translated by Suh Ji-moon. Onyx, 255 pp., £12.95, December 1984, 9780906383179
The Complete Book of MASH by Suzy Kalter. Columbus, 240 pp., £15.95, October 1984, 0 86287 080 1
The Last Days of MASH by Alan Alda and Arlene Alda. Columbus, 150 pp., £8.95, July 1984, 0 88101 008 1

Jonathan Steinberg

Cavour by Denis Mack Smith. Weidenfeld, 292 pp., £12.95, March 1985, 0 297 78512 5
Cavour and Garibaldi 1860: A Study in Political Conflict by Denis Mack Smith. Cambridge, 458 pp., £27.50, April 1985, 0 521 30356 7

Robert Cassen

Resources, Values and Development by Amartya Sen. Blackwell, 584 pp., £25, October 1984, 0 631 13342 9

Prue Shaw

Petrarch by Nicholas Mann. Oxford, 121 pp., £7.95, October 1984, 0 19 287610 4
Petrarch: Poet and Humanist by Kenelm Foster. Edinburgh, 214 pp., £9, July 1984, 0 85224 485 1

Donald Davie

Pound’s Cantos by Peter Makin. Allen and Unwin, 349 pp., £20, March 1985, 0 04 811001 9
To Write Paradise: Style and Error in Pound’s Cantos by Christine Froula. Yale, 208 pp., £18.50, February 1985, 0 300 02512 2
Ezra Pound: Politics, Economics and Writing by Peter Nicholls. Macmillan, 263 pp., £25, September 1984, 0 333 36159 8

Philip Horne

The War of the End of the World by Mario Vargas Llosa and Helen Lane. Faber, 568 pp., £9.95, May 1985, 9780571131143

D.A.N. Jones

Secret Villages by Douglas Dunn. Faber, 170 pp., £8.95, April 1985, 0 571 13443 2
Miss Peabody’s Inheritance by Elizabeth Jolley. Viking, 157 pp., £7.95, April 1985, 0 670 47952 7
Mr Scobie’s Riddle by Elizabeth Jolley. Penguin, 226 pp., £2.95, April 1985, 0 14 007490 2
The Modern Common Wind by Don Bloch. Heinemann, 234 pp., £9.95, May 1985, 0 434 07551 5
Fiskadoro by Denis Johnson. Chatto, 221 pp., £9.50, May 1985, 0 7011 2935 2

Lucy Anne Watt

Two Poems

Patricia Craig

Secret Gardens by Humphrey Carpenter. Allen and Unwin, 235 pp., £12.95, April 1985, 0 04 809022 0
Reading and Righting by Robert Leeson. Collins, 256 pp., £6.95, March 1985, 9780001844131
Pipers at the Gates of Dawn by Jonathan Cott. Viking, 327 pp., £12.95, August 1984, 0 670 80003 1

A.J.P. Taylor

Diary: Standing Up

Mike Selvey

Gubby Allen: Man of Cricket by E.W. Swanton. Hutchinson, 311 pp., £12.95, April 1985, 0 09 159780 3
Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack: 1985 edited by John Woodcock. Wisden, 1280 pp., £11.95, April 1985, 0 947766 00 6

Chauncey Loomis

The Norwegian with Scott: Tryggve Gran’s Antarctic Diary 1910-1913 edited by Geoffrey Hattersley-Smith, translated by Ellen Johanne McGhie. HMSO, 258 pp., £9.95, September 1984, 0 11 290382 7

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