Page 5, 11th February 1977

11th February 1977
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Double Portraiture Of A Moving Friendship

The Cousins: The Friendship, Opinions and Activities of Wilfrid Scawen Blunt and George Wyndham by Max Egremont (Collins £6.50) A new young star has risen in the biographical......

Ideas On Reality Ripe For Serious Discussion

Alternate Realities by Lawrence LeShan (Sheldon Press £3.95) Kant suggested that we do not just discover the world we live in: we invent it. Lawrence LeShan takes Kant......

Pithy Advice

Get Moving by Paul White (Paternoster Press 90p) This little book is made up of short. pithy extracts of sound practical advice about how a Christian should conduct himself in......

Humane Look At Human Follies

TO TAKE offence or not to take offence at the subject matter of many of today's movies becomes a chronic problem for the conscientious filmgoer. It would be nicer if film......

Gateway For The Pilgrim

What Is Theology? by Maurice Wiles (Oxford University Press £2.50) The author is Regius Profeesor of Divinity at Oxford. Tlw hook is hissed on lectures given to theology......

Superbly Told Travels

To Caucasus, the End of All the Earth by Fitzroy Maclean (Jonathan Cape £6.95) You know a new book by this author is going to be good, so you turn to it with the anticipation of......

A Revolutionary

The Warld My Country: The Life Story of Daw Nyein Tha of Burma by Marjorie Procter (Grosvenor Books £4.50) This is the life story of a remarkable woman who saw herself as a......

The Song Of The Pour), Mr Rumbletum's Gumboot And Silly...

These are all stories of Bagpuss. a sleepy over-stuffed toy cat which is by way of being a television personality. Their value must depend very much on the impact of the......

New Blue Shoes B) Eve Rice

(Bodley Head £1.95) • To judge by her photograph on the cover, Eve Rice is a very young American artist. She clearly hits a flair for illustrating children's books in an......

A Walk Down The Pier By John Escott (hamish Hamilton

f 1.25) This is one of my favourites of the Antelope Books for children between six and nine years. Old Mr Pennyquick is an almost-retired sign-writer commissioned to refyrbish......

Stories Of The Ancient Britons By Margery Morris (piccolo...

Some of the Piccolo "originals", as this series is called, have been splendid specialised stuff for the nine to fourteen year old. This one is a mixture of fact and fiction with......

Mary Craig's Tv And Radio

. Television SUNDAY The Sunday Gang (BBC I, 9.45 am). But what do you mean by love? The gang take a look at love and the God who gives it. A Church To Yourself (BBC I, 11.50......