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Parliaments Of Persecution

By Fr. Godfrey Anstruther, O.P. ELIZABETH AND HER PARLIAMENTS, 1584-1601, by J. E. Neale (Cape, 30s.). P ERHAPS only those who have done some original research will appreciate......

Salvation Of The Unbeliever

THE SALVATION OF THE UNBELIEVER, by Fr. Riccardo Lombardi, S.J. (Burns and Oates, 30.). pR. LOMBARDI is well known to thousands outside his native Italy for his power, vigour......

In Church

No. 340 SQME people have said that ; Caravaggio's arrival in ; Rome in 1590 marked the a birth of modern painting. : Whether Caravaggio can a claim the fatherhood of the ;......

Noble Genius Rosmini

ROSMINI, by Claude Lectham (Longnoins, 42s.), " R OSMINI.." by Fr. Claude Leetham. of the Institute of Charity, is a full and authoritative life of the founder of that......

Phe 'last Gospel' By Fr. C. C. Martindale, S.j.

ST. JOHN'S PROLOGUE, by M. E. Boismard, 0.P., translated by Carlsbrooke Dominicans (Blackfriars Publications, 12s.). M ASS nearly always ends with this Prologue as " Last......

' Old ' Feeling A Fugue Of Cinderei.las, By Bryan...

T HE wrapper of this hook sug gested to one reader something of the spirit of 18th century French painting, and although the setting is 1947 this feeling continued throughout......

Vital Problem S From A Slum

THE FRIEND IN NEED, by Elizabeth Coshed (Collins. 13s. 6d.). IT is not often that a writer of real talent turns her gifts to the illumination of a very real and vital human......

Ethiopia

THE FOUNTAIN OF THE SUN, by Douglas Busk (Max Parrish, 35s.). THE author's excellent colour photography reproduced in this book whets the reader's appetite even more than the......

Story Of The Teachers

By C. H. Shed, THE SCHOOL TEACHERS, by A. Tropp (Heinemann, 21s.). 'D AME schools are as old as English history." This passage from the early pages of the book indicates most......

Portugal In Pictures

PORTUGAL, by Yves Bottineau (Thames and Hudson, 35s.). T HE interspersing of text and pictures in this volume is a happy choice; it prevents neglect of either one or the other,......

Lift In The. Forces Now

LIFE IN THE ARMY TODAY, by Brigadier M. C. A. Henniker. LIFE IN THE MR FORCE TODAY, by Group Captain E. C. Kidd. LIFE IN THE NAVY TODAY, by Gilbert Hackforth -Jones. (Cassell,......

Know The Stars

GUIDE TO STARS, by W. WIdmaii and K. Sekaitte, translated by Arthur Beer (Thames and Hudson, 21s.). THE stars, in the astrological .1sense have become an indiss pensible feature......

Austria

THE YOUNG TRAVELLER IN AUSTRIA, by Christa Esterhazy (Phoenix. 9s. 6d.). THERE have been many books in this series, but none has been more attractively written than this volume......

De La Mare

BEST STORIES OF WALTER DE LA MARE (Faber, 15s.). HE 16 stories published again here include " Miss Duveen," "The Nap." a The Picnic" and " What Dreams May Come." Admirers of......