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Vol. 15 No. 23 · 2 December 1993

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Vol. 15 No. 23 · 2 December 1993

R.W. Johnson

The Downing Street Years by Margaret Thatcher. HarperCollins, 914 pp., £25, October 1993, 0 00 255049 0

Letters

Dermot Lewis, Louise Horton, William Lamont, Patrice Higonnet, Warren Wallace, Alan Milne, Kate Symonds

D.J. Enright

Poem: ‘Caligula on the subject of names’

Christopher Hitchens

Wilson: The Authorised Life by Philip Ziegler. Weidenfeld, 593 pp., £20, September 1993, 0 297 81276 9

Jenny Turner

Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh. Secker, 344 pp., £8.99, July 1993, 0 436 56567 6

Terry Eagleton

Patrick Hamilton: A Life by Sean French. Faber, 327 pp., £20, November 1993, 0 571 14353 9

Paul Foot

John Strachey: An Intellectual Biography by Noel Thompson. Macmillan, 288 pp., £27.50, May 1993, 0 333 51154 9
John Strachey by Michael Newman. Manchester, 208 pp., £12.99, September 1989, 9780719021749

Bill Manhire

Poem: ‘An Amazing Week in New Zealand’

Jonathan Spence

Records of the Grand Historian: Qin Dynasty by Sima Qian, edited and translated by Burton Watson. Columbia, 221 pp., $50, June 1993, 0 231 08166 9

Joseph Frank

A Writer’s Diary. Vol. I: 1873-1876 by Fyodor Dostoevsky, translated and annotated by Kenneth Lantz. Northwestern, 805 pp., $49.95, July 1993, 0 8101 1094 6

John Bayley

Selected Letters of Vanessa Bell edited by Regina Marler, introduced by Quentin Bell. Bloomsbury, 593 pp., £25, November 1993, 0 7475 1550 6

Nicholas Penny

Glenkiln by John McEwen and John Haddington. Canongate, 96 pp., £20, November 1993, 0 08 624324 1
Henry Moore: An Interpretation by Peter Fuller, edited by Anthony O’Hear. Methuen, 98 pp., £16, September 1993, 9780413676207

Peter Campbell

The Materials of Sculpture by Nicholas Penny. Yale, 318 pp., £35, November 1993, 0 300 05556 0

Rosemary Hill

Karl Friedrich Schinkel: ‘The English Journey’ edited by David Bindman and Gottfried Riemann, translated by F. Gagna Walls. Yale, 220 pp., £35, July 1993, 0 300 04117 9
The Modernist Garden in France by Dorothée Imbert. Yale, 268 pp., £40, August 1993, 0 300 04716 9

Michael Wood

Corona, Corona by Michael Hofmann. Faber, 55 pp., £12.99, September 1993, 0 571 16962 7

Leslie Wilson

The Virago Book of Witches edited by Shahrukh Husain. Virago, 244 pp., £14.99, October 1993, 1 85381 562 4

Elisa Segrave

The Wives of Bath by Susan Swan. Granta, 237 pp., £8.99, October 1993, 0 14 014081 6

Jonathan Coe

Tintin in the New World by Frederic Tuten. Marion Boyars, 239 pp., £14.95, October 1993, 0 7145 2978 8

Robert Irwin

Diary: The Best Thing since Sex

Colin McGinn

Renewing Philosophy by Hilary Putnam. Harvard, 234 pp., £19.95, January 1993, 9780674760936

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