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The Mystique Of Flight

COMPLEXITIES OF . AIR & MUD ANDREW BOYLE KNIGHT OF THE AIR, by Maxwell A. Smith (Cassell. HEAVENLY ADVENTURER, by Basil Collier (Seeker and Warburg, 25s.). IN FLANDERS FIELDS,......

Gerard Manley Hopkins

==>>?ft=■ The Journals & Papers of Gerard Manley Hopkins Edited by HUMPHRY HOUSE Completed by GRAHAM STOREY Illustrated 635 net The Sermons & Devotional Writings of Gerard......

Escaping Into Danger

BE NOT FEARFUL, by Lt. Col. John Furman, M.C. (Anthony Blond, Ltd., I8s.). A NOTHER war-time escape story ? Having read a good many war-time escape stories I thought to myself:......

In Church: No. 450 The Influence Of Sargent's Art

of display dazzled his immediate followers for a time and held them enthralled by its success, but it died down because even the most ardent disciples discovered that it rang......

The Latest Books, By Fr. W. J. Randall

Good survey of secular education toda EDUCATING ONE NATION, by John Sharp, M.A., with a foreword by Harold C. Shearman, chairman of the London County Council Education Committee......

Hard -writing Americans

By W. J. IGOE AMERICAN CLASSICS RECONSIDERED, edited by Harold C. Gardiner, S.J. (Scribner's, 35s.). F R. Harold C. Gardiner. S.J., New York chaplain of the Keys, the Catholic......

Cavalry General

SABRE GENERAL. by David Johnson (Hodder and Stoughton, 16s.). T HIS is the story, told in the first person, of Philippe de Maunoury, who follows his hero General Lasalle through......

Dr. Johnson And The Heirs To The Throne

By ROBERT NOWELL THE MOUNTAINS OF RASSELAS: an Ethiopian adventure, by Thomas Pakenham (Walden. fold and Nicholson, 21s.). TN an age when air travel has knit the world closer......

French Irony In Malaya

THE OTHER SIDE OF THE COIN, by Pierre Bonne, trans lated by Richard Howard (Sacker and Warburg, 13s. 6d.). 'TIHE extraordinary and frighten ing way in which bitter enemies come......

Deck-chair Gardening

THE LEISURE GARDEN, by Roy Genders (Stanley Paul, 16s.) T HIS is a very special hook, for it is intended to be of interest to that not inconsiderable community of garden-lovers......

St. Francis Turned To Fiction

THE JOYFUL BEGGAR, by Louis de Wohl (Gollancz, 16s.). M R. de WOHL has proved himself very capable of making saints better known to the general public through the medium of......