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Chesterton's " Peda*ogue

In Christ" "Suffolk Dumpling" Father Brown Tells His Tale Father Brown on Chesterton. By Mgr. John O'Connor. (Burns, Oates and Washbourne„ 5se Reviewed by .DOM IGNATIUS RICE,......

Autobiography

Newsgirl A Girl in Print, by Mary Benedetta (John Miles, 8s. 6d.) Reviewed by MARY BOADEN in this account of her career, Mary Benedetta describes her aims and ambitions. She......

Philology

Words, Words, Words The Birth of Langucge, by R. A. Wilson (Dent, 8s, (id.) The first truth berne in upon the mind by Mr. Wilson's book is the helplessness of man's unaided......

Fiction Factual Oblique

Charles Williams Is Too Difficult Descent into Hell. By Charles Williams. (Faber and Faber, 7s. 6d.) The Square Peg. By John Masetield. (Heinemann, 7s. 6d.) Sacred Edifice. By......

Drama

Antimacassor Age Palace Scenes. More Plays of Queen Victoria, by Lawrence Housman (Cape, 5s.) Reviewed by ROBERT SPEAIGHT These plays' have already been included in The Golden......

For Detective Story Fans

" Death on the Borough Council," by Josephine Bell (Longvnans, 7s. 6d.) English Police detection in a setting that involves technical knowledge of a specialised Oepartment of......

Sociology

V a l ue Of Mass Observation -And Its Danger Of Propagandist Usage Mass Observation. Day Survey. Edited by Humphrey Jennings and Charles Madge (Faber and Faber, 12s. 6d.)......

Memoirs

The inimitable Mr. Jepson Memories of an Edwardian and Neo-Georgian, by Edgar Jepson (Richards, 10s. 6d.) Reviewed by WILFRID ROOKE LEY Mr. Jepson is the essential clubman. A......