Page 3, 16th August 1957

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The Doctor Is Rescued

Putting Rabelais in His Place FRANK DAVEY DOCTOR RABELAIS, by D. B. Wyndham Lewis (Sheed and Ward, 21s.). MODESTLY, with the wealth of scholarship you would expect and (Deo......

The Jesuit Mixture As Before

THE POWER AND SECRET OF THE JESUITS, by R. Fdlop-Miller (Peter Owen 355.). I N 1930 this book was pubiished by Putnanns, and now it is reprinted exactly as it was then issued,......

St. Martin's Library

The St. Martin's Library (Macmittens) has just issued four new volumes. For five shillings you get "Great Morning," or the third volume of " Left Hand, Right Hand:" for 3s. 6d.......

Brougham: Powerful Agitator

REVIEWED BY J. J. DWYER Henry Brou g ham: A nineteenth century portrait, by Frances Hawes. (Jonathan Cape, 25s.). S LAVERY, Education, Law Reform were the three sovereign aims......

Expectant Fathers

Reviewed by R. P. Walsh HUSBANDS, WIVES AND PREGNANCY, by William H. Germ& (Harwell Finlayson Ltd., 7s. 6d.) IT had to come: a book for ex pectant fathers. And perhaps it is......

Pictures In Church: No. 360

WHII.E Rome influenced the main stream of French taste in the 17th century, the Dutch and Flemish painters left their marks also on French artists. The brothers, Antoine, Louis......

Alcuin On The Latest Rooks

THE SEARCH OF LADY LUTYENS CANDLES IN THE SUN, by Lady Emily Lutyens, (Rupert Hart-Davis, Us.). W ELL, of course, everyone knows that in the light of " Brother Sun " silly......

Lost Cities

Reviewed by Sir Desmond Morton LOST CITIES, by Leonard Cottrell (Robert Hale Ltd., 18s.). T HIS finely illustrated book makes good holiday reading if the reader be interested in......

Cyprus: Isle Of Tragedy

BITT'ER LEMONS, by Lawrence Durrell (Faber 165.). P ERRAPS no subject shows up better the difference between a writer and a compiler of books than the autobiographical......

Ideology

WHAT DOES THE WEST WANT? by George Catlin (Phoenix, 10s. 6d.) P ROFESSOR George Catlin who now holds the chair of Political Philosophy at McGill University, has lectured in......

Be Fit

FITNESS FOR SPORT, by G. A. McPartlin (G. Bell & Sons Ltd., 95. 6d.). ID these days of ever-increasing interest in sport, too much attention cannot be paid to physical and......