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A Box Of Fiction

Night be My Whims.% by Walter Clapham (Cape, I 2s. 6d.). War experiences of three friends in Bomber Command. Graphic, penetrating. realistic. The Key called Promise, by Mary......

Novel About

St. Augusti ▪ ne T OUIS DE WOHL is a popular sloshistorical novelist with a difference. Saints are his subject, saints who were men also and moved through their times working,......

Before I Sell You A Book ..

N O right-minded Catholic denies the importance of Catholic bookshops. Many bemoan the fact that there are not More to counteract the flood of Communist a n d pornographic books......

By Winifred' Charlier

are often neither intelligent, efficient nor courteous-the three fundamental requisites for any salesman. Bookselling is a science, and a knowledge of elementary psychology is......

Gardening

WEEDING is a much - maligned occupation. Too many amateur gardeners remember having been set to do it when they were children, and they grew up hating it. But given a rubber......

Boswell Among The Tulips

By ALCU1N IS desire for virtue high, his hopes low, the young James I3oswell set out from London in August. 1763, bidding Mr. Samuel Johnson, "who honoured me with his company......

The Highest Vocation

The Contemplative Life Considered in Its Apostolic Aspect, by a Carthusian Monk. Revised edition edited by the Prior of Parkminster (Burns Oates. 8s. 64.). This small treatise......

All Sorts

By Fr. Bernard Basset, S.J. Beaconsfield A LL SORTS, written this week at Beaconsfield at the height of a mission, must be heavily laced with the spirit of G.K.C. There is so......