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Vol. 23 No. 8 · 19 April 2001

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Cover Artist

Peter Campbell

Charles Nicholl

The Last Years of Edward Kelley, Alchemist to the Emperor

Letters

Christopher Small, Murray Sayle, Mary King, Christopher Prendergast, Michael Howard, Lois Oppenheim, Editor, ‘London Review’, Janet Whatley, Fergal Tobin, Michael Dibdin

Ian Hamilton

Two Poems

Terry Eagleton

Northrop Frye’s Late Notebooks 1982-90: Volume One edited by Robert Denham. Toronto, 418 pp., £45, September 2000, 0 8020 4751 3
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Colm Tóibín

The Complete Letters of Oscar Wilde edited by Merlin Holland and Rupert Hart-Davis. Fourth Estate, 1270 pp., £35, November 2000, 1 85702 781 7

Tariq Ali

Bitter Chill of Winter

Thomas Jones

Short Cuts: Amis Biz

Peter Campbell

At Tate Britain: Stanley Spencer

Michael Wood

Babu Fictions: Alienation in Contemporary Indian English Novels by Tabish Khair. Oxford, 407 pp., £21.50, March 2001, 0 19 565296 7
An Obedient Father by Akhil Sharma. Faber, 282 pp., £9.99, January 2001, 0 571 20673 5
The Death of Vishnu by Manil Suri. Bloomsbury, 329 pp., £16.99, February 2001, 0 7475 5270 3
The Glass Palace by Amitav Ghosh. HarperCollins, 551 pp., £16.99, July 2000, 0 00 226102 2

James Wood

Licks of Love: Short Stories and a Sequel, ‘Rabbit Remembered’ by John Updike. Hamish Hamilton, 368 pp., £16.99, March 2001, 9780241141298

Stephen Holmes

Failed Crusade: America and the Tragedy of Post-Communist Russia by Stephen Cohen. Norton, 305 pp., £15.95, November 2000, 0 393 04964 7

Lawrence Hogben

Diary: Sinking the ‘Bismarck’

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