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The Story Of Abbe Pierre

ABBE PIERRE AND THE RAGPICKERS, by Boris Simon Marvin Press, 15s.). E VERYTHING about this book from its fine dustcover portrait of the Abb6 Pierre, seated, full face, domi......

Actress At Court

A WOMAN OF VIENNA. by Joachim von Kiirenberg (Cassell 21s.) T HE strange friendship between the Emperor Francis Joseph of the Austrian-Hungarian Empire and the little Hofburg......

B.b.c. Concerts T He Third Concert In The Present R.b.c....

at the Royal Festival Hall was again conducted by Bruno Walter. The main works were Strauss's symphonic poem " Death and Transfiguration ' and Brahms's Third Symphony. In the......

Here's The

- ANSWER. What is meant by the " spiritual meaning " of Holy Scripture ? Is It ascertainable with the same certainty as the literal meaning ? rirO answer this question as its......

An Irish Doctor In New York

By Dr. W.B. J.Pernberton EMERGENCY. by Michael James (Museum Press, 10s. 6d.). I RELAND can only support some fifteen to twenty per cent. of the doctors it produces, but this......

Pictures In Church : 2 B Ernardo Martorell Carried...

to its most finished stage. He delighted in the human detail that lies behind the gospel stories and the lives of the saints. Ascribed previously to the hypothetical " Master of......

The Forgotten Spirit Stirs Church To-day

By Dom Columba CARY-ELWES, PRIOR of AMPLEFORTII THE Spirit of God, Third of the Persons in the Holy Trinity, has for hundreds of years been given a back place in the minds of......

A Star That Rose Again

I'LL CRY TO-MORROW. by Lillian Roth (Arthur Barker, 12s. 6d.). L ILLIAN ROTH has a searing tale to tell about her fight against alcoholism, which reduced her from a famous and......

Voices From Ti1e Past. By James And Janet Maclean Todd...

A N anthology of more than 100 classical authors. Passages from Greek and Roman writing sparkle across a gulf of 2.000 years and provide " reading at random " at its highest......

How To Steal £1,000,000 And Get Away With It!

The Anatomy of a Crime is an attempt to present a factual story in a fictional format. The characters are real. Almost all of them are living. It is a story of cops and robbers......

The Anatomy Of A Crime

by JOSEPH DINNEEN tells in detail, and from both sides, of the planning, execution and subsequent investigation of the robbery. The story of the tracking down of the gang, and......

A Hundred Years Of

SEA STORIES From Melville to Hemingway Edited by Lt.-Commander P. K. KEMP, R.N. The stories in this volume have been selected because they are perfect of their kind; some have......