Vol. 12 No. 6 · 22 March 1990

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Cover Artist

R.B. Kitaj

Malcolm Deas

Homicide in Colombia

Letters

Branka Magas, Chris Sinha, Brian Fay, R.W. Johnson, J.P. Stern, Paul Edwards, James Wood, Désirée Park, John Doherty, Jill Kitson, Gerald Murnane, Imre Salusinszky, Philip McDonald, Editors, ‘London Review’

Keith Kyle

Leap to Unity

Peter Campbell

Wright of Derby by Judy Egerton. Tate Gallery, 294 pp., £25, February 1990, 1 85437 038 3

Nicholas Penny

Giovanni Bellini by Rona Goffen. Yale, 347 pp., £39.95, December 1989, 0 300 04334 1

Andrew Forge

First Diasporist Manifesto by R.B. Kitaj. Thames and Hudson, 128 pp., £7.95, May 1989, 0 500 27543 2
Reported Sightings: Art Chronicles, 1957-1987 by John Ashbery, edited by David Bergman. Carcanet, 417 pp., £25, February 1990, 9780856358074

Mary Beard

Cleopatra: Histories, Dreams and Distortions by Lucy Hughes-Hallett. Bloomsbury, 338 pp., £16.95, February 1990, 0 7475 0093 2

Craig Raine

Diary: In Moscow

Julian Symons

Ginsberg: A Biography by Barry Miles. Viking, 588 pp., £20, January 1990, 0 670 82683 9

John Bayley

Hazlitt: A Life. From Winterslow to Frith Street by Stanley Jones. Oxford, 397 pp., £35, October 1989, 0 19 812840 1
Shakespearean Constitutions: Politics, Theatre, Criticism 1730-1830 by Jonathan Bate. Oxford, 234 pp., £27, September 1989, 0 19 811749 3

Douglas Oliver

Poem: ‘The Innermost Voyager’

C.H. Sisson

Michael Ramsey: A Life by Owen Chadwick. Oxford, 422 pp., £17.50, March 1990, 0 19 826189 6
Michael Ramsey: A Portrait by Michael De-la-Noy. Collins, 268 pp., £12.99, February 1990, 0 00 215332 7

Patrick Parrinder

The folks that live on the hill by Kingsley Amis. Hutchinson, 246 pp., £12.95, March 1990, 0 09 174137 8
Kingsley Amis: An English Moralist by John McDermott. Macmillan, 270 pp., £27.50, January 1989, 9780333449691
In the Red Kitchen by Michèle Roberts. Methuen, 148 pp., £11.99, March 1990, 9780413630209
See Under: Love by David Grossman, translated by Betsy Rosenberg. Cape, 458 pp., £13.95, January 1990, 0 224 02640 2

Ian Aitken

Diary: Party Fairy-Tales

Edna Longley

A New Path to the Waterfall by Raymond Carver. Collins Harvill, 158 pp., £11, September 1989, 0 00 271043 9
Wolfwatching by Ted Hughes. Faber, 55 pp., £8.99, September 1989, 0 571 14167 6
Poems 1954-1987 by Peter Redgrove. Penguin, 228 pp., £5.99, August 1989, 0 14 058641 5
The First Earthquake by Peter Redgrove. Secker, 76 pp., £7.50, August 1989, 0 436 41006 0
Mount Eagle by John Montague. Bloodaxe, 75 pp., £12.95, June 1989, 1 85224 090 3
The Wreck of the Archangel by George Mackay Brown. Murray, 116 pp., £11.95, September 1989, 0 7195 4750 4
The Perfect Man by Fiona Pitt-Kethley. Abacus, 96 pp., £3.99, November 1989, 0 349 10122 1

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