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Ross McKibbin

Mrs Thatcher’s Ecstasy

Letters

Paula Backscheider, Malcolm Deas, Brian Quinn Robbins, S.J. Fisher, James Wood

W.G. Runciman

The Ideologies of Class: Social Relations in Britain 1880-1950 by Ross McKibbin. Oxford, 308 pp., £35, April 1990, 0 19 822160 6

Adam Phillips

Black Sun: Depression and Melancholia by Julia Kristeva, translated by Leon Roudiez. Columbia, 300 pp., $33.50, October 1989, 0 231 06706 2
Surviving trauma: Loss, Literature and Psychoanalysis by David Aberbach. Yale, 192 pp., £16.95, February 1990, 0 300 04557 3

Gabriele Annan

A Young Girl’s Diary edited by Daniel Gunn and Patrick Guyomard.189 pp., £12.95, April 1990, 0 04 440273 2

Fiona Pitt-Kethley

Poem: ‘No Smoking’

John Bayley

William Gerhardie: A Biography by Dido Davies. Oxford, 411 pp., £25, April 1990, 0 19 211794 7
Memoirs of a Polyglot by William Gerhardie. Robin Clark, 381 pp., £5.95, April 1990, 0 86072 111 6
Futility by William Gerhardie. Robin Clark, 198 pp., £4.95, April 1990, 0 86072 112 4
God’s Fifth Column: A Biography of the Age 1890-1940 by William Gerhardie, edited by Michael Holroyd and Robert Skidelsky. Hogarth, 360 pp., £8.95, April 1990, 0 7012 0887 2

John Sturrock

Vladimir Nabokov: Selected Letters 1940-1977 edited by Dmitri Nabokov and Matthew Bruccoli. Weidenfeld, 582 pp., £29.95, February 1990, 0 297 81034 0

Frank Kermode

Where I fell to Earth: A Life in Four Places by Peter Conrad. Chatto, 252 pp., £16, February 1990, 0 7011 3490 9
May Week was in June by Clive James. Cape, 249 pp., £12.95, June 1990, 0 224 02787 5

Harriet Ritvo

The Politics of Evolution: Morphology, Medicine and Reform in Radical London by Adrian Desmond. Chicago, 503 pp., £27.95, March 1990, 0 226 14346 5

Peter Campbell

Innumeracy by John Allen Paulos.135 pp., £12.95, November 1989, 0 670 83008 9
The Culture of Print edited by Roger Chartier.351 pp., £35, September 1989, 0 7456 0575 3
Symbols of Ideal Life by Maren Stange. Cambridge, 190 pp., £25, June 1989, 0 521 32441 6
TheLines of My Hand by Robert Frank.£30, September 1989, 0 436 16256 3

Mark Ford

Two Poems

Rosalind Mitchison

The British Isles: A History of Four Nations by Hugh Kearney. Cambridge, 236 pp., £17.50, March 1989, 0 521 33420 9
Cromartie: Highland Life 1650-1914 by Eric Richards and Monica Clough.518 pp., £29.50, August 1989, 0 08 037732 7
Jacobitism and the English People, 1688-1788 by Paul Kléber Monod. Cambridge, 408 pp., £30, November 1989, 0 521 33534 5

Robert Crawford

O Choille gu Bearradh/From Wood to Ridge: Collected Poems in Gaelic and English by Sorley MacLean. Carcanet, 317 pp., £18.95, October 1989, 0 85635 844 4

John Lanchester

Chicago Loop by Paul Theroux. Hamish Hamilton, 183 pp., £12.99, April 1990, 0 241 12949 4
Lies of Silence by Brian Moore. Bloomsbury, 194 pp., £12.99, April 1990, 0 7475 0610 8
Amongst Women by John McGahern. Faber, 184 pp., £12.99, May 1990, 0 571 14284 2
The Condition of Ice by Christopher Burns. Secker, 170 pp., £12.95, April 1990, 0 436 19989 0

Jeremy Harding

Crosstown Traffic: Jimi Hendrix and Post-War Pop by Charles Shaar Murray. Faber, 247 pp., £7.99, November 1989, 0 571 14936 7
Autobiography by Miles Davis and Quincy Troupe. Macmillan, 400 pp., £13.95, February 1990, 0 333 53195 7

D.A.N. Jones

That was business, this is personal: The Changing Faces of Professional Crime by Duncan Campbell.234 pp., £14.95, April 1990, 0 436 19990 4

Wendy Steiner

Diary: In London

Nicholas Canny

The Emancipist: Daniel O’Connell, 1830-1847 by Oliver Mac Donagh. Weidenfeld, 372 pp., £20, October 1989, 0 297 79637 2

Christopher Hitchens

Against the Grain: An Autobiography by Boris Yeltsin, translated by Michael Glenny. Cape, 215 pp., £12.95, March 1990, 0 224 02749 2

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