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  • James Fox

    • An Affair of State: The Profumo Case and the Framing of Stephen Ward by Phillip Knightley and Caroline Kennedy
    • Honeytrap: The Secret Worlds of Stephen Ward by Anthony Summers and Stephen Dorril
  • Letters
    James MacGibbon, Norman Moss, Michael Moorcock, Roy Porter, Bruno Nightingale, Alma Cullen, Warwick Gould; Marjorie Reeves, Jonathan Barker, David Craig

  • D.A.N. Jones

    • Letters of Conrad Russell: 1897-1947 edited by Georgiana Blakiston
  • R.W. Johnson

    • Apocalypse 2000: Economic Breakdown and the Suicide of Democracy 1989-2000 by Peter Jay and Michael Stewart
  • John Bayley

    • Dostoevsky. The Stir of Liberation: 1860-1865 by Joseph Frank
    • Selected Letters of Dostoevsky edited by Joseph Frank and David Goldstein
  • Alan Bennett
    Kafka at Las Vegas

  • Angela Carter

    • Honey from a Weed: Fasting and Feasting in Tuscany, Catalonia, the Cyclades and Apulia by Patience Gray
    • A Table in Provence: Classic Recipes from the South of France collected and illustrated by Leslie Forbes
    • The Joyce of Cooking: Food and Drink from James Joyce’s Dublin by Alison Armstrong, foreword by Anthony Burgess
  • Jonathan Raban

    • Home and Away by Steve Ellis
    • The Ballad of the Yorkshire Ripper by Blake Morrison
    • The Frighteners by Sean O’Brien
  • Clive James
    Poem: ‘The Light Well’

  • Blair Worden

    • Soldiers and Statesmen: The General Council of the Army and its Debates, 1647-1648 by Austin Woolrych
  • Susannah Clapp

    • A Life with Alan: The Diary of A.J.P. Taylor’s Wife, Eva, from 1978 to 1985 by Eva Haraszti Taylor
    • The Painted Banquet: My Life and Loves by Jocelyn Rickards
    • The Beaverbrook Girl by Janet Aitken Kidd
  • Peter Campbell

    • Sidney Nolan: Such is life by Brian Adams
    • Andrew Wyeth: The Helga Pictures by John Wilmerding
    • Faces 1966-1984 by David Hockney and Marco Livingstone
  • Richard Altick

    • Palais-Royal by Richard Sennett
  • John Lanchester

    • Temporary Shelter by Mary Gordon
    • Bluebeard’s Egg by Margaret Atwood
    • The Native by David Plante
    • The March of the Long Shadows by Norman Lewis
  • Tam Dalyell

  • Charles Nicholl

    • The Darker Proof by Adam Mars-Jones and Edmund White
  • David Hirson

    • Swimming to Cambodia: The Collected Works of Spalding Gray by Spalding Gray