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Vol. 19 No. 12 · 19 June 1997

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Cover Artist

Peter Campbell

Adewale Maja-Pearce

A Nation of Collaborators

Letters

Graham Smith, Brian Biggs, John Sutherland, Glen Newey, K. Sinclair-Loutit, Robert Creamer, Bernhard Reitz, Jürgen Schlaeger, Regi Siriwardena, Editors, ‘London Review’

Patricia Beer

Sequence: Seven Poems

Susan Eilenberg

The Life of Samuel Taylor Coleridge by Rosemary Ashton. Blackwell, 480 pp., £25, December 1996, 0 631 18746 4
Coleridge: Selected Poems edited by Richard Holmes. HarperCollins, 358 pp., £20, March 1996, 0 00 255579 4
Coleridge’s Later Poetry by Morton Paley. Oxford, 147 pp., £25, June 1996, 0 19 818372 0
A Choice of Coleridge’s Verse edited by Ted Hughes. Faber, 232 pp., £7.99, March 1996, 0 571 17604 6

Lawrence Rainey

Ulysses by James Joyce, edited by Danis Rose. Picador, 739 pp., £20, June 1997, 0 330 35229 6

Keith Hopkins

Paul: A Critical Life by Jerome Murphy O’Connor. Oxford, 416 pp., £35, June 1996, 0 19 826749 5
Paul: The Mind of the Apostle by A.N. Wilson. Sinclair-Stevenson, 274 pp., £17.99, March 1997, 1 85619 542 2

Anita Brookner

Mme de Blazac and I

Margaret Anne Doody

A History of the Breast by Marilyn Yalom. HarperCollins, 331 pp., £15.99, March 1997, 0 04 440913 3

Armand Marie Leroi

Before the Backbone: Views on the Origins of the Vertebrates by Henry Gee. Chapman and Hall, 346 pp., £35, August 1996, 0 412 48300 9

Jerry Fodor

The Woman and the Ape by Peter Høeg, translated by Barbara Haveland. Harvill, 229 pp., £15.99, January 1997, 1 86046 254 5
Great Apes by Will Self. Bloomsbury, 404 pp., £14.99, May 1997, 0 7475 2987 6

Michael Gorra

The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy. Flamingo, 340 pp., £15.99, June 1997, 0 00 225586 3

Michael Wood

The House of Sleep by Jonathan Coe. Viking, 384 pp., £16.99, May 1997, 0 670 86458 7

Michael Rogin

American Original: A Life of Will Rogers by Ray Robinson. Oxford, 288 pp., $30, January 1997, 0 19 508693 7

Andrew Motion

Poem: ‘Zero’

Jane Eldridge Miller

Becoming Modern: The Life of Mina Loy by Carolyn Burke. Farrar, Straus, 494 pp., $35, July 1996, 0 374 10964 8
The Lost Lunar Baedeker: Poems by Mina Loy, selected and edited by Roger Conover. Farrar, Straus, 236 pp., $22, July 1996, 0 314 25872 8

Peter Campbell

Early Impressionism and the French State by Jane Mayo Roos. Cambridge, 300 pp., £45, October 1996, 0 521 55244 3
Adolph Menzel edited by Claude Keisch and Marie Ursula Riemann-Reyher. Yale, 480 pp., £45, September 1996, 0 300 06954 5

Pankaj Mishra

Diary: India’s New Class

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