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  • Benedict Anderson
    Old Corruption

  • Letters
    A.N. Wilson, Barbara Everett, Judith Cook, David Stafford-Clark

  • Karl Miller

    • Another Day of Life by Ryszard Kapuściński
  • Danny Karlin

    • No Direction Home: The Life and Music of Bob Dylan by Robert Shelton
  • Susan Sontag
    Dancer and the Dance

  • Mary Midgley

    • Adam’s Task: Calling animals by name by Vicki Hearne
  • Tom Shippey

    • Trillion Year Spree: The History of Science Fiction by Brian Aldiss and David Wingrove
    • Eon by Greg Bear
    • The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy: A Trilogy in Four Parts by Douglas Adams
    • Humpty Dumpty in Oakland by Philip K. Dick
    • The Watcher by Jane Palmer
    • I, Vampire by Jody Scott
  • Michael Dibdin

    • Slaves of New York by Tama Janowitz
  • Frank Kermode

    • The Enchanter by Vladimir Nabokov, translated by Dmitri Nabokov
  • Francis Spufford

    • The Garden of Eden by Ernest Hemingway
  • John Bayley

    • Jane Austen by Tony Tanner
  • Susannah Clapp

    • Margaret Oliphant: A Critical Biography by Merryn Williams
    • Chronicles of Carlingford: The Perpetual Curate by Mrs Oliphant
    • Chronicles of Carlingford: Salem Chapel by Mrs Oliphant
    • Chronicles of Carlingford: The Rector by Mrs Oliphant
  • Hugh Lloyd-Jones

    • English Classical Scholarship: Historical Reflections on Bentley, Porson and Housman by C.O. Brink
    • Latin Poets and Roman Life by Jasper Griffin
    • The Mirror of Myth: Classical Themes and Variations by Jasper Griffin
  • Matt Simpson
    Two Poems

  • C.H. Roberts

    • Pagans and Christians by Robin Lane Fox
  • David Rieff

  • Walter Nash

    • The Red Men by Patrick McGinley
    • Chat Show by Terence de Vere White
    • Leaden Wings by Zhang Jie, translated by Gladys Yang
    • Russian Novel by Edward Kuznetsov, translated by Jennifer Bradshaw
    • Richard Robertovich by Mark Frankland
  • D.A.N. Jones

    • The Progress of Love by Alice Munro
    • Ruth by Jeremy Cooper