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Italy—in Vivid Pictures And

Apt Comment Italian Life and Landscape, by Bernard Wall. Volume 1; Rome and South Italy. (Paul Elek. 12s. 6d.) Reviewed by NESTA DE ROEBECK I AM glad to see that Rome and South......

A Cockney Writes A Merry Book

FRED BASON'S DIARY, edited by Nicholas Bentley. (Wingate. 8s. 6d.) Reviewed by W. J. IGOE I MUST try to find out why so many literary men are R.C.s—or should it be why so many......

St. Francis Without Sentiment

St. Francis of Assisi, by John H. R. Moorman. (S.C.M. Press. 7s. 6d.) THE Student Christian Move ment presents to its members a well-written life of St. Francis of Assisi, which......

Butterfly In The Classics

Journal 1939-1950, by Paul Bloomfield. Gollancz. 12s. 6d.) MR. Bloomfield's diary is a hotchpotch of pensees, some wise, many sensible, a few silly. His values are spiritual. He......

Democracy As A Religion

In The Anatomy of Peace (Cassell, 7s. 6d.), Emery Reyes writes of the " free democratic way of life " as if it were a religion. His book is a criticism of the nation-state......