Page 6, 29th August 1947

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Papini Plays The Pope In Bombshell Best-seller

By IVOR HAEL Rome is a city of cook-shops and book-shops in an age of physical and mental hunger. The former, alas, are dear but tasty, while the latter are surprisingly......

Book Of The Month

he First Work of Modern Fiction Boccaccio. By Francis MacManus. (Sheed and Ward, price 16s.) Reviewed by GORDON ALBION NE must confess that Boccaccio is known to the vast......

A "mercier" Tradition

The Way of Perfection. By St. Theresa of Jesus. Translated by Alice Alexander. (Mercier Press, Ms, 6d.) As in a Mirror. By Pr. James, O.F.M. Cap. (Mercier Press, $s. 6d.) The......

Marriage-a Strange Adventure -an Enormous Risk

Companions for Eterni4. By A. M. Can* 0.P., translated by Clare Sheppard. (Black friars, 2s, 6d.) Reviewed by WINGFIELD HOPE IN this brief yet profound little book on Christian......

...family Matters...

One of the Arts THE clock has gone back, the holidays are nearly over, and the evenings-in the words of the clichémongers - are certainly drawing in. Nobody pretends that the......

Lobster Salad, Al A) Ad. By Lynn Doyle. (pe Ng Uin, Lynn...

stories were written in days when loud laughter had not the scarcity value which has now been added to it. They arc great fun; their quaint Hibernian humour; their lovable......