Page 6, 16th December 1983

16th December 1983
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Joy And Horror At Coloured Crocodiles

Enthusiasms by Bernard Levin (Jonathan Cape, £8.95) ONE DAY, Bernard Levin was sitting in a beautiful sculpture park. While he was sitting there a crocodile of schoolchildren......

Borderline Love In Bloomsbury's Hothouse

Vita in fancy dress c1916 Vita, The Life of V SackvilleWest, by Victoria Glendinning. (Wcidenfeld and Nicholson, £12.50). Flush, by Virginia Woolf. (Chatto and Windt's, f7.95).......

Hellish Circles Of Scholarship

Renaissance mid Reform: The Italian Contribution? Collected Essays, Volume II by Frances A. Yates (Routledge & Kegan Paul, £15,95). UGOLINO the traitor stands bound in ice,......

Animated World Of Animals

BEARS are strong favourites in children's books. Jan Morgensen's Mary's Christmas Present (Hamish Hamilton, £4.75) is about a teddy who longs to give his much-loved owner a......

Bizarre Events In The Dark Continent

The Africans by David Lamb (Bodley Head f 12.50). BALANCED and informative, shocking and instructive, David Lamb captures the heart if not the soul of Africa in this immensely......

Wholesome And Unsullied Food

Vegetarian Dinner Parties, bs Leon Lewis (Thorsons, fi.95). Vegetarians like to give dinner parties and it is not a question of a raw carrot and a lettuce leaf, but full blown......