Page 6, 3rd May 1985

3rd May 1985
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Tri Is Of A Turbulent Trio

The Nun, the Infide and the Superman by Felicitas Corrigan (John Murray, £12.50. THIS IS about the remarkable friendships of "the Nun", Dame Laurentia Mcl.achlan, 1884-1953,......

Pining For Preservation

In The Rainforest by Catherine Caufield (Heinemann, E10.95). CATHERINE Caufield, a wellknown environmental journalist, is to be thanked for producing this revealing and deeply......

Anecdotal Muddlings With A Mad Medea

A Classical Education by Richard Cobb (Chatto, £9.95). Still Life by Richard Cobb (Hogarth Press, £3.95). RICHARD COBB will be known to those who have floated throught Oxford......

Unbearable Pathos Of Closeted Dreams

T ales frotn the Secret Annexe, translated by Ralph Manheim and Michel Mok (Viking, £7.95) ANNE Frank stands for so much that happened in the second World War, and has become so......

Books Of The Month

MOST people over 50 will remember where they were on VE Day. At one minute after midnight on May 9, 1945, hostilities in Europe came to an end. But naturally few can recall 'in......

Steely Lowlands Of North

David Steel's Border Country by David Steel (Weidenfeld, £12.95) GIVEN THE richness in scenery, history and artistic talent of the Scottish border, it has long remained a......