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The Weariness Of The North

By ARNOLD LUNN MR. Michael Swan was much impressed when an American lady student in Florence remarked . " J ' ai la fatigue du nord, " and adds ; " I shall always remember her......

A Little Gem Among The Strays

The Magnificent MacDarney, by John D. Sheridan. (Dent. 9s. 6d.) Reviewed by BARBARA WALL TO those of us who don't be long to a lending library and haven't enough money to buy......

Progress Without Dogma?

For a Human Advance, by Abel J. Jones, 0.B.E., M.A., B.Sc., Ph.D. (Nelson, 12s. 6c1.) Reviewed by C. G. Mortimer THIS is in some parts an admir able book ; it contains a good......

Catechism From The Missal

IN the third instalment of his series, Catechism through the Liturgy (Organ, 5s.) Dom Denys Rutledge pursues the thesis that " merely learning the Catechism by heart is not the......

Wives Of Great Men

1 Hear you Calling Me, by Lily McCormack. (W. H. Allen, 10s. 6d.) Reviewed by GRACE CONWAli BEING the wife of a great and famous Man is a vocation as much as any other. Behind......

Books Received I

Such Darling Dodos, by Angus Wilson. (Seeker and Warburg. 9s. 6d.) Mr. Angus Wilson recalls the young Evelyn Waugh but, emotion ally, is less disciplined. His crafts manship as......

Not So Simple

Darwin is not for Children, by Vera Barclay. (Herbert Jenkins. 9s. 6d.) Reviewed by Fr. H. J. T. JOHNSON THIS book has been written not merely to show that Darwin is not the......

Scientific Criminology

What may well become an indispensable vade - rnecum for the novel ist and short story writer who spec ialises in tales of detection or crime is published by Cassell for 12s. 6d.......

More Talk Of Jane Austen, By Sheila Kaye - Smith And G.

B. Stern. (Cassell. 12s. 6d.) Miss Kaye - Smith and Miss G. B. Stern are leaders of the English cult of " Janeism " similar to the Scottish cult of Rabbieism" with reference to......