Vol. 17 No. 2 · 26 January 1995

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Vol. 17 No. 2 · 26 January 1995

Ian Hacking

The Bell Curve: Intelligence and Class Structure in American Life by Richard Herrnstein and Charles Murray. Free Press, 845 pp., £25, November 1994, 0 02 914673 9

Letters

Kader Asmal, Christopher Price, Anthony Bilmes, Chris Harman, Gordon Guthrie, Anthony Mosawi, Stanley Clingman

Ross McKibbin

Social Justice: Strategies for National Renewal. The Report of the Commission on Social Justice  Vintage, 418 pp., £6.99, October 1994, 9780099511410

Reg Gadney

The Escape from Whitemoor Prison on Friday, 9 September 1994: The Woodcock Enquiry by John Woodcock. HMSO, 144 pp., £16.50, December 1994, 0 10 127412 2

Jenny Diski

A Mind of My Own: My Life with Robert Maxwell by Elizabeth Maxwell. Sidgwick, 536 pp., £16.99, November 1994, 0 283 06251 7

Lachlan Mackinnon

Poem: ‘Ovid: Apollo and Daphne’

Zoë Heller

Kenneth Tynan: Letters edited by Kathleen Tynan. Weidenfeld, 669 pp., £22, November 1994, 0 297 81076 6

David Nokes

The Invention of Pornography: Obscenity and the Origins of Modernity, 1500-1800 edited by Lynn Hunt. Zone, 411 pp., £24.25, August 1993, 9780942299687

P.N. Furbank

TheManuscript Found in Saragossa by Jan Potocki, translated by Ian MacLean. Viking, 631 pp., £16, January 1995, 0 670 83428 9

Malcolm Bull

The Ruin of Kasch by Roberto Calasso, translated by William Weaver and Stephen Sartarelli. Carcanet, 385 pp., £19.95, November 1994, 0 85635 713 8

Michael Wood

Proust and the Sense of Time by Julia Kristeva, translated by Stephen Bann. Faber, 103 pp., £20, July 1993, 0 571 16880 9
Le Temps sensible: Proust et l’expérience littéraire by Julia Kristeva. Gallimard, 451 pp., January 1995, 2 07 073116 2
The Old Man and the Wolves by Julia Kristeva, translated by Barbara Bray. Columbia, 183 pp., £15, January 1995, 0 231 08020 4

Ruth Padel

Two Poems

Ian Hamilton

An Unmentionable Man by Edward Upward. Enitharmon, 102 pp., £5.99, October 1994, 1 870612 64 7
Journey to the Border by Edward Upward. Enitharmon, 135 pp., £5.99, October 1994, 1 870612 59 0
The Mortmere Stories by Christopher Isherwood and Edward Upward. Enitharmon, 206 pp., £7.99, October 1994, 1 870612 69 8

C.K. Stead

Ezra Pound and James Laughlin: Selected Letters edited by David Gordon. Norton, 313 pp., £23, June 1994, 0 393 03540 9
‘Agenda’: An Anthology. The First Four Decades edited by William Cookson. Carcanet, 418 pp., £25, May 1994, 1 85754 069 7

Christopher Harvie

Diary: Cars and Cuckoo Clocks

Terence Hawkes

Dancing to a Black Man’s Tune: A Life of Scott Joplin by Susan Curtis. Missouri, 265 pp., £26.95, July 1994, 0 8262 0949 1
King of Ragtime: Scott Joplin and His Era by Edward Berlin. Oxford, 334 pp., £19.99, September 1994, 0 19 508739 9

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