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Cover: Homer Sykes



  • Peter Clarke

    • The Machinery Question and the Making of Political Economy 1815-1848 by Maxine Berg
    • Masters, Unions and Men by Richard Price
    • Work, Society and Politics by Patrick Joyce
  • Letters
    Dennis Proctor, William Empson, Vilis Zarins, Ned O’Gorman

  • Andrew Boyle

    • The Frontiers of Secrecy by David Leigh
  • Mary Renault

    • The Cult of the Immortal by Ange-Pierre Leca
  • Rosemary Dinnage

    • Prostitutes: Our Life edited by Claude Jaget, translated by Anna Furse, Suize Fleming and Ruth Hall
  • J.I.M. Stewart

    • C.S. Lewis at the Breakfast Table and Other Reminiscences edited by James Como
  • Karl Miller

    • The Oxford Chekov. Vol. IV: Stories 1888-1889 edited by Ronald Hingley
  • Seamus Heaney
    Poem: ‘Changes’

  • D.J. Enright

    • Flaubert and an English Governess by Hermia Oliver
    • The Letters of Gustave Flaubert 1830-1857 edited and translated by Francis Steegmuller
  • Graham Hough

    • Nuns and Soldiers by Iris Murdoch
    • Collin by Stefan Heym
    • An Inch of Fortune by Simon Raven
    • Virgin Kisses by Gloria Nagy
  • Michael Dummett

    • Philosophical and Mathematical Correspondence by Gottlob Frege, translated by Hans Kaal, edited by Brian McGuinness
    • Translations from the Philosophical Writings of Gottlob Frege edited by Peter Geach and Max Black
    • Frege’s Theory of Judgement by David Bell
    • Gottlob Frege by Hans Sluga
  • Claude Rawson

    • Boileau and the Nature of Neo-Classicism by Gordon Pocock
    • ‘The Rape of the Lock’ and its Illustrations 1714-1896 by Robert Halsband
  • David Drew

    • The days grow short by Ronald Sanders
    • Kurt Weill in Europe by Kim Kowalke
  • Paul Fussell

    • The Private Diaries of Sir H. Rider Haggard, 1914-1925 edited by D.S. Higgins
  • Lyndall Gordon

    • Olive Schreiner: A Biography by Ruth First and Ann Scott
  • Caroline Moorehead

    • Fantastic Invasion by Patrick Marnham
    • Images of Africa by Naomi Mitchison
  • Dan Jacobson
    Lawrence Festival

  • Michael Hofmann on the steady state of Patricia Beer

    • Selected Poems by Patricia Beer
    • The Venetian Vespers by Anthony Hecht
    • Nostalgia for the Present by Andrei Voznesensky
    • Reflections on the Nile by Ronald Bottrall
    • Summer Palaces by Peter Scupham
  • Simon Schama

    • Faith, Reason and the Plague by Carlo Cipolla
  • Tim Hilton

    • William Mulready by Kathryn Heleniak