Page 3, 26th August 1955

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All Sorts : By Fr. Basset, S.j.

UNHA.PPY FRIENDS AT THE SUMMIT TT is pleasin g to note that the -Ivisit to England of Russian statesmen has already provoked discussion and indi g nation in many q uarters. Not......

Talking Together : Mainly For Womwi:n

'Academy' And Psychiatry ce.e.e.w. , , ,, , , By CONSTANCE HOLT 4.01~..A.4..mt T HE last day of the Royal Academy will be a charming August memory to me, You don't get the......

Uprooted African's Flight To Learning

THE DARK CHILD, by Camara 1,aye. Translated by James Ktrkup 12s. 6d.). TT is not often that novels -Icome the way of Alcuin, and perhaps it is the fact that this " novel " is......

Pictures In Church: 258 1

VROM his be g innin g s Michel an g elo was destined to disturbances. The son of the mayor of a small town. it was not for nothin g that he was taken in by the g reat Medicis......

At Home Or Away?

wherever you are spendingor have spent-your holiday, you will enjoy reading COME BACK MIRANDA the new romance by......

Anne Duffield

a holiday adventure set in sun-soaked Lisbon. 916 net. A first novel with a story to touch the heart and excite the imagination.......

Show Them The Way To Go Home

by MARGARET PRATT The story of an inexperienced young woman's adventures as welfare officer, alone amidst thousands of British troops in India. Hers was a job full of situations......

Legend And Lyric Make A Feast Six Books On Irela Nd...

OTTO HERSCHAN C ONFRONTED with a selection of six books on Ireland it Mi g ht be Ima g ined that even the most inssttiahle appetite would be satisfied to a de g ree of "......

Belloc's 'truth'

THE CRUISE OF THE NONA, by Hilaire Belloc; a new edition with an Introduction by Lord Stanley of Alderney (Constable, 20s.). T HIS re-publication of Belloc's famous book is just......

Gibraltar Rock

GIBRALTAR, by Jose Pia (Hollis and Carter, 16a.). HE author's ar g ument is that Spain's claim to Gibraltar is rooted in a problem datin g from 1704. It was not born. he says,......

There's Plenty Of Room For Light On Huysmans

THE LIFE OF J. K. HUYSMANS, by Robert Baldick, (Oxford University Press, 42a.). THE hazards of writing - 1 and publishing have brought it about that within a few months of one......

R Child En's Corner

By Clare Simon. C AN you ima g ine what it would be like to go in a train for the first time for 30 years? I have a friend who is a Carmelite nun who did that very thin g the......

Malcolm Arnold

TT would he very surprisin g if Malcolm Arnold's Overture to Robert Burns' famous poem " Tam o' Shanter." fi rst performed at the Proms last week, did not find itself a......