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Vol. 38 No. 16 · 11 August 2016

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Vol. 38 No. 16 · 11 August 2016

Eliot Weinberger

‘It was everything’

Letters

Oliver Miles, Keith Bilton, Tom Pye, Peter Hands, Michael Hill, Nicholas Stargardt, Anne Summers, Michael Neill, Peter Archard

Mark Ford

The Poems of T.S. Eliot: Volume I: Collected & Uncollected Poems edited by Christopher Ricks and Jim McCue. Faber, 1311 pp., £40, November 2015, 978 0 571 23870 5
The Poems of T.S. Eliot: Volume II: Practical Cats & Further Verses edited by Christopher Ricks and Jim McCue. Faber, 667 pp., £40, November 2015, 978 0 571 23371 7

Mary-Kay Wilmers

Subjective Correlative

Tom Crewe

We Are Many

David Morley

Two Poems

Jon Day

Short Cuts: The Journey of the Eel

Colin Burrow

‘The Sea, the Sea’; ‘A Severed Head’ by Iris Murdoch. Everyman, 680 pp., £14.99, March 2016, 978 1 84159 370 8

Ruth Bernard Yeazell

Autobiographies: ‘A Small Boy and Others’; ‘Notes of a Son and Brother’; ‘The Middle Years’ and Other Writings by Henry James, edited by Philip Horne. Library of America, 848 pp., £26.99, January 2016, 978 1 59853 471 9

Ian Patterson

At the Fitzwilliam: A tidying-up and a sorting-out

Diarmaid MacCulloch

Brand Luther: How an Unheralded Monk Turned His Small Town into a Centre of Publishing, Made Himself the Most Famous Man in Europe – and Started the Protestant Reformation by Andrew Pettegree. Penguin, 383 pp., £21.99, October 2015, 978 1 59420 496 8
Martin Luther: Renegade and Prophet by Lyndal Roper. Bodley Head, 577 pp., £30, June 2016, 978 1 84792 004 1
Martin Luther: Visionary Reformer by Scott H. Hendrix. Yale, 341 pp., £25, October 2015, 978 0 300 16669 9

Nick Richardson

Beast by Paul Kingsnorth. Faber, 164 pp., £12.99, July 2016, 978 0 571 32207 7

Paul Taylor

The Concept of ‘Cat Face’

Michael Wood

At the Movies: ‘Muriel’

Katherine Rundell

Gabriel-Ernest and Other Tales by Saki and Quentin Blake. Alma Classics, 156 pp., £6.99, October 2015, 978 1 84749 592 1

Robert Baird

Hystopia by David Means. Faber, 352 pp., £16.99, May 2016, 978 0 571 33011 9

Brian Dillon

At the Foundling Museum: Found

Yoram Gorlizki

On Stalin’s Team: The Years of Living Dangerously in Soviet Politics by Sheila Fitzpatrick. Princeton, 384 pp., £24.95, September 2015, 978 0 691 14533 4

Paul Farley

Poem: ‘The Keeper of Red Carpets’

Anne Diebel

Robert Lowell in Love by Jeffrey Meyers. Massachusetts, 288 pp., £36.50, December 2015, 978 1 62534 186 0

Christian Lorentzen

Diary: The Democratic Convention

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