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Vol. 10 No. 3 · 4 February 1988

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Vol. 10 No. 3 · 4 February 1988

Anthony Howard

Anthony Howard writes about the spitting image of the Church of England

Letters

R.W. Johnson, Howard Millbank, John Fletcher, Guy Vanderhaeghe, Danny Karlin, Bruno Nightingale, John Raby

David Trotter

Argufying: Essays on Literature and Culture by William Empson, edited by John Haffenden. Chatto, 657 pp., £25, October 1987, 0 7011 3083 0

Christopher Norris

Paul de Man’s Past

Douglas Oliver

Poem: ‘The Oracle of the Drowned’

Robert Dawidoff

The Works of George Santayana. Vol. I: Persons and Places edited by William Holzberger and Herman Saatkamp. MIT, 761 pp., £24.95, March 1987, 0 262 19238 1
George Santayana: A Biography by John McCormick. Knopf, 612 pp., $30, August 1988, 0 394 51037 2

Ian Hacking

The False Prison: A Study of the Development of Wittgenstein’s Philosophy, Vol. I by David Pears. Oxford, 202 pp., £19.50, September 1987, 0 19 824771 0
Wittgenstein’s Nephew by Thomas Bernhard. Quartet, 120 pp., £8.95, February 1987, 0 7043 2611 6

Martin Pugh

British Social Attitudes: The 1987 Report edited by Roger Jowell, Sharon Witherspoon and Lindsay Brock. Gower, 260 pp., £28.50, October 1987, 0 556 00740 9
Educational Opportunity and Social Change in England by Michael Sanderson. Faber, 164 pp., £3.95, September 1987, 9780571148769
Wealth and Inequality in Britain by W.D. Rubinstein. Faber, 167 pp., £3.95, August 1986, 0 571 13924 8
AProperty-Owning Democracy? Housing in Britain by M.J. Daunton. Faber, 148 pp., £3.95, September 1987, 0 571 14615 5
The Government of Space: Town Planning in Modern Society by Alison Ravetz. Faber, 154 pp., £3.95, August 1986, 9780571145683

David Gilmour

Franco by Juan Pablo Fusi, translated by Felipe Fernandez-Armesto. Unwin Hyman, 202 pp., £12.95, October 1987, 0 04 923083 2

John Lanchester

The Messiah of Stockholm by Cynthia Ozick. Deutsch, 144 pp., £9.95, November 1987, 9780233981420
The Birds of the Innocent Wood by Deirdre Madden. Faber, 147 pp., £9.95, January 1988, 0 571 14880 8
The Coast of Bohemia by Zdena Tomin. Century, 201 pp., £11.95, October 1987, 0 09 168490 0

Elizabeth Mavor

I know my own heart: The Diaries of Anne Lister, 1791-1840 edited by Helena Whitbread. Virago, 370 pp., £7.95, February 1988, 0 86068 840 2

Ted Hughes

Poem: ‘Glimpse’

Rosamund Stanhope

Poem: ‘Lapidary’

Carolyn Steedman

Spoken History by George Ewart Evans. Faber, 255 pp., £9.95, August 1987, 0 571 14982 0

Toby Forward

Diary: Being Rahila Khan

Owen Dudley Edwards

Something of Myself by Rudyard Kipling, edited by Robert Hampson and Richard Holmes. Penguin, 220 pp., £3.95, January 1987, 0 14 043308 2
Stalky & Co by Rudyard Kipling, introduced by Isabel Quigley. Oxford, 325 pp., £2.95, January 1987, 0 19 281660 8
Kim by Rudyard Kipling, introduced by Alan Sandison. Oxford, 306 pp., £2.95, January 1987, 0 19 281651 9

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