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Jacques Barzun • 263 Items / 34 Books, 104 Articles, 124 Reviews
The House of Intellect (1959)
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Published Reviews
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    Modern Enemies of Intellect (Review)
    The House of Intellect, by Jacques Barzun
    1. The House of Intellect by Jacques Barzun
    Commonweal, September 25, 1959, pp. 544-545
  2. Books
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    Coriolanus of the Intellectuals (Review)
    The House of Intellect, by Jacques Barzun
    1. The House of Intellect by Jacques Barzun
    Encounter, November 1959, pp. 66-67
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    Education for an Elite (Review)
    The House of Intellect, by Jacques Barzun
    1. The House of Intellect by Jacques Barzun
    The New Republic, July 13, 1959, p. 18
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    The Battle of the Brains (Review)
    The House of Intellect, by Jacques Barzun
    1. The House of Intellect by Jacques Barzun
    The Saturday Review, June 27, 1959, p. 19
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    Atlantic Bookshelf (7 Reviews)
    Reader's Choice
    1. The Curse of the Misbegotten~Eugene O'Neill by Croswell Bowen and Shane O'Neill
    2. The Invisible Poet: T.S. Eliot by Hugh Kenner
    3. The Elder Statesman by T.S. Eliot
    4. So Be It, or The Chips are Down by Andre Gide
    5. The House of Intellect by Jacques Barzun
    6. The Sociological Imagination by C. Wright Mills
    7. The Third Choice by Elizabeth Janeway
    The Atlantic Monthly, June 1959, pp. 78-85
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    The New Books (8 Reviews)
    Images of Society
    1. The Sociological Imagination by C. Wright Mills
    2. The House of Intellect by Jacques Barzun
    3. The John Wood Case by Ruth Suckow
    4. The Delectable Mountains, and Other Narratives by Berton Roueche
    5. The Rape of the Fair Country by Alexander Cordell
    6. The Harmless People by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
    7. Goodbye, Columbus by Philip Roth
    8. Who Live in Shadow by John M. Murtagh and Sara Harris
    The Harpers Monthly, June 1959, pp. 90-95
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    Brief comments on recent books (20 Reviews)
    A History of Western Morals, by Crane Brinton
    1. A History of Western Morals by Crane Brinton
    2. The House of Intellect by Jacques Barzun
    3. The Structure of Nations and Empires by Reinhold Niebuhr
    4. Just Before Darwin by Milton Millhauser
    5. Flying Saucers by C.G. Jung
    6. Free Associations by Ernest Jones
    7. The Warriors by J. Glenn Gray
    8. The Idea of the University by Karl Jaspers and Karl W. Deutsch
    9. Our Public Life by Paul Weiss
    10. The President's Cabinet by Richard F. Fenno, Jr.
    11. Nehru: A Political Biography by Michael Brecher
    12. Italy: A Modern History by Denis Mack Smith
    13. France: A Modern History by Albert Guerard
    14. The Frozen Revolution: Poland by Frank Gibney
    15. The Dragon's Seed by Robert S. Elegant
    16. The Harmless People by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
    17. Henry Purcell, 1659-1695 by Imogen Holst
    18. Heiress of All the Ages by William Wasserstrom
    19. The World's One Clock by Louise Townsend Nicholl
    20. The Third Voice by Denis Donoghue
    The American Scholar, Winter 1960, pp. 118-135