Page 3, 9th October 1953

9th October 1953
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Trouble For The Village Spinsters

THE MATERASSI SISTERS, by Aldo Palazzeschi (Seeker and Warburg, 15s.). By Barbara Wall THIS is a delightful novel about I two spinster sisters who live in a village near......

Poor Andre Gide . .

PORTRAIT OF ANDRE GIDE, by Justin O'Brien (Seeker and Warburg, 359.). D R. O'BRIEN proceeds with his Pious task of raising a series of literary memorials to the late Andre Gide.......

Gardening

T HIs is the month of catching up on oneself in the garden; there is so much that has to be done before the fogs and the frosts set in. Greasebands should be put on the fruit......

All Sorts

By Fr, BERNARD BASSET, S.J. F AITHful readers of this column will no doubt sigh resignedly when they read about the Christmas Poster again. Three years ago it was a novelty,......

Three M.p•s On Hanging

HANGED AND INNOCENT, by R. T. Paget, Q.C., M.P., and Sidney Sil v er man, M.P. (Gollancz, 12s. 6d.). P UBLICATION recently of the report of the Royal Commission on Capital......

Island Relic Of Holy Russia

FORGOTTEN AS A DREAM, by Elisabeth Kyle (Peter Davies, 15s.). "IF one is determined enough one can reach any place and open any door in the world." Elisabeth Kyle reached this......