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A French Priest Gives A Wonderful Summary Of The Ideal Of...

1 POOR VIEW of MARRIED LIFE .By Dom Bede Griffiths, O.S.B. THE MEANING OF THE MONASTIC LIFE, by Fr. Louis Bouyer. (Burns Oates.) 'THIS book is not =re l. ly written for monks;......

Golden Thread Of Stories

THE GOLDEN THREAD AND OTHT,R STORIES, by B. Montagu Scott (Hutchinson, Ns. 6d.). THE art of writing a short story worth publication in permanent form is not common. The serious......

One Man's Legion

By Douglas Duff NOTHING TO LOSE, by Colin John, Cassell (15s.). m a. COLIN JOHN never quite makes up his mind whether he is writing a novel in the footsteps of °Enda and P. C.......

Encyclopedia Of Music

MUSIC LOVERS ENCYCLOPEDIA, compiled by Robert Hughes, completely revised and edited by Deems Taylor and Russell Kerr (Macdonald, 253.). T HIS is really quite a good substitute......

Alcuin On The Latest Books

Bruno and Hugh Among Others NEGLECTED SAINTS, by E. I. Watkin (Sheed and Ward, 12s. 6d.). T DO not think it too much to say either for the author, or for the nine saints he......

F Pictures In Church : • 271 R Aphael Was To Die At An

age when most men are only beginning to achieve greatness. At thirty-six, leaving behind him the Vatican frescoes and tapestries destined for the Sistine Chapel (a set of which......

Mind And Body

A new concept of illness By Dr. F. B. Elkisch MIND AND BODY: Psychosomatic Pathology. A short history of Medical Thought, by Pedro L. Entralgo. Foreword by E. B. Strauss......

London History Unearthed

BURIED LONDON, by William Thompson Hill (Phcenix, 25s.) T HE rediscovery of London's buried history is one of those things that no man could have foreseen. It has depended......

An Unspoiled County

HEREFORDSHIRE : A SHELL GUIDE, by David Verey (Faber and Faber, 12s, 6d.). TRAVELLERS in the green-and1 red countryside between the Malverns and the Black Mountains will find......

Deschamps Saga

A ROSE FOR MARIANNE, by F. T. Giles (Cassell, I5s.). T HIS fresh and pleasantly written book is about provincial France, It covers the fortunes of the Deschamps family over a......

Story For Men

THE ACCIDENT, by Dexter Masters (Cassell, 15s.). A LTHOUGH a little drawn out and rather technical for the layman, this thriller .points a warning of the lonely and dangerous......