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A.N. Wilson

Dorothy L. Sayers: Her Life and Soul by Barbara Reynolds. Hodder, 398 pp., £25, March 1993, 0 340 58151 4

Letters

Miranda Seymour, Andrew Coates, Paul Seabright, Neville Smith, Ritchie Robertson, Penny McCarthy, Miles Burrows, Hamish Dickie-Clark

Ian Aitken

Tired and Emotional: The life of George Brown by Peter Paterson. Chatto, 320 pp., £20, May 1993, 0 7011 3976 5

Terry Eagleton

Body Work by Peter Brooks. Harvard, 325 pp., £39.95, May 1993, 0 674 07724 5

John Sturrock

Flaubert–Sand: The Correspondence translated by Barbara Bray. HarperCollins, 428 pp., £20, March 1993, 0 00 217625 4
Correspondence. Tome III: janvier 1859 – décembre 1868 by Gustave Flaubert, edited by Jean Bruneau. Gallimard, 1727 pp., frs 20, March 1991, 2 07 010669 1
Madame Bovary: Patterns of Provincial Life by Gustave Flaubert, translated by Francis Steegmuller. Everyman, 330 pp., £8.99, March 1993, 1 85715 140 2
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert, translated by Geoffrey Wall. Penguin, 292 pp., £4.99, June 1992, 0 14 044526 9

Ciaran Carson

Poem: ‘Opus Operandi’

Tom Nairn

The Spirit of the Age: An Account of Our Times by David Selbourne. Sinclair-Stevenson, 388 pp., £20, February 1993, 1 85619 204 0

Michael Hofmann

What Remains, and Other Stories by Christa Wolf, translated by Heike Schwarzbauer and Rick Takvorian. Virago, 295 pp., £8.99, April 1993, 1 85381 417 2
The Writer’s Dimension: Selected Essays by Christa Wolf, edited by Alexander Stephan, translated by Jan van Heurck. Virago, 336 pp., £17.99, April 1993, 1 85381 312 5

Donald Davie

The English Bible and the 17th-Century Revolution by Christopher Hill. Allen Lane, 466 pp., £25, February 1993, 0 7139 9078 3

Susan Brigden

The Stripping of the Altars: Traditional Religion in England, c.1400-c.1580 by Eamon Duffy. Yale, 704 pp., £29.95, November 1992, 0 300 05342 8

Rosemary Dinnage

Madame Blavatsky’s Baboon: Theosophy and the Emergence of the Western Guru by Peter Washington. Secker, 470 pp., £20, April 1993, 0 436 56418 1

Eric Winter

Poem: ‘An Avuncular Request’

Gareth Stedman Jones

Annie Besant: A Biography by Anne Taylor. Oxford, 383 pp., £25, April 1992, 0 19 211796 3

Wendy Steiner

Virgin or Vamp: How the Press Covers Sex Crimes by Helen Benedict. Oxford, 309 pp., £22.50, February 1993, 0 19 506680 4
Reproducing Rape: Domination through Talk in the Courtroom by Gregory Matoesian. Polity, 256 pp., £45, February 1993, 0 7456 1036 6

Adam Lively

Dr Haggard’s Disease by Patrick McGrath. Viking, 180 pp., £14.99, May 1993, 0 670 85195 7
Griefwork by James Hamilton-Paterson. Cape, 238 pp., £14.99, May 1993, 9780224037174

Blake Morrison

Diary: On the Independent on Sunday 

C.K. Stead

E.E. Cummings: Complete Poems 1904-1962 edited by George Firmage. Liveright, 1102 pp., £33, January 1993, 0 87140 145 2

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