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  1. "After the Storm"
    The New Yorker, May 8, 2006, pp. 54-61
  2. Books & Writers
    [+]
    All the Facts (2 Reviews)
    W. H. Auden: The Life of a Poet, by Charles Osborne
    1. W. H. Auden: The Life of a Poet by Charles Osborne
    2. C. Day-Lewis: An English Literary Life by Sean Day-Lewis
    Encounter, June 1980, pp. 49-53
  3. Art Books
    The New Statesman, November 18, 1977, p. 697
  4. Books & Arts
    [+]
    As a Matter of Tact (Review)
    Responses, by Richard Wilbur
    1. Responses by Richard Wilbur
    The New Statesman, June 17, 1977, pp. 815-817
  5. As of This Writing (2003)
    The Essential Essays, 1968-2002
    2 Reviews
  6. Auden's Achievement
    Commentary, December 1973, pp. 53-58
  7. Books & Arts
    [+]
    Bigger Means Worse (Review)
    The Rise and Fall of the British Manager, by Alistair Mant
    1. The Rise and Fall of the British Manager by Alistair Mant
    The New Statesman, December 9, 1977, p. 816
  8. Books & Arts
    [+]
    Birthmarks, Chess Games and Wise Policemen (Review)
    The Human Factor, by Graham Greene
    1. The Human Factor by Graham Greene
    The New Statesman, March 17, 1978, p. 359
  9. [+]
    Black Old Black and White Magic (25 Reviews)
    25 recent photography books
    1. Camera Lucida by Roland Barthes
    2. Photography in Print by Vicki Goldberg
    3. Before Photography by Peter Galassi
    4. The Work of Atget: Old France by John Szarkowski and Maria Morris Hambourg
    5. Les Autochromes de J.H. Lartigue, 1912-1927 by Jacques-Henri Lartigue
    6. The Photography of Max Yavno by Ben Maddow and Max Yavno
    7. Feininger's Chicago, 1941 by Andreas Feininger
    8. Cole Weston: Eighteen Photographs by Cole Weston
    9. American Photographers and the National Parks by Robert Cahn and Robert Glenn Ketchum
    10. New England Reflections, 1882-1907 by Alan B. Newman
    11. Man as Art by Malcolm Kirk
    12. Rajasthan: India's Enchanted Land by Raghubir Singh
    13. Falkland Road: Prostitutes of Bombay by Mary Ellen Mark
    14. Nicaragua: June 1978-July 1979 by Susan Meiselas
    15. Visions of China by Marc Riboud
    16. The Russians by Vladimir Sichov
    17. Photographs by William Klein
    18. Hearts of Darkness by Don McCullin
    19. Herbert List: Photographs 1930-1970 by Herbert List
    20. Photographs, 1973-1980 by Christopher Rauschenberg
    21. Altered Landscapes by John Pfahl
    22. Sam Haskins: Photographics by Sam Haskins
    23. Bill Brandt: Nudes, 1945-1980 by Bill Brandt
    24. Hollywood Color Portraits by John Kobal
    25. A Century of Japanese Photography
    The New York Review of Books, December 17, 1981, pp. 37-44
  10. Blood on the Borders
    The New Yorker, April 9, 2007, pp. 91-106
  11. Books
    [+]
    Last Will and Testament (Review)
    The Drowned and the Saved, by Primo Levi
    1. The Drowned and the Saved by Primo Levi
    The New Yorker, May 23, 1988, pp. 86-94
  12. Books
    [+]
    Somewhere Becoming Rain (Review)
    Philip Larkin: Collected Poems, by Anthony Thwaite and Philip Larkin
    1. Philip Larkin: Collected Poems by Anthony Thwaite and Philip Larkin
    The New Yorker, July 17, 1989, pp. 88-94
  13. [+]
    Books/Necessary Inhibitions (Review)
    T.S. Eliot: A Study in Character and Style, by Ronald Bush
    1. T.S. Eliot: A Study in Character and Style by Ronald Bush
    The Atlantic Monthly, April 1984, pp. 145-147
  14. [+]
    Books: A Birth in Death (Review)
    The Fatal Shore, by Robert Hughes
    1. The Fatal Shore by Robert Hughes
    The New Yorker, March 23, 1987, pp. 92-99
  15. [+]
    Books: Stevie Smith (Review)
    Stevie, by Jack Barbera and William McBrien
    1. Stevie by Jack Barbera and William McBrien
    The New Yorker, September 28, 1987, pp. 94-95
  16. The Critics
    [+]
    Books: The Voice of America (2 Reviews)
    Mark Twain, Vol I, by Louis J. Budd and Mark Twain
    1. Mark Twain, Vol I by Louis J. Budd and Mark Twain
    2. Mark Twain, Vol II by Louis J. Budd and Mark Twain
    The New Yorker, June 14, 1993, pp. 80-90
  17. Books & Arts
    [+]
    Boss, Hog, Howler, Truth-Teller (Review)
    The Yawning Heights, by Aleksandr Zinoviev
    1. The Yawning Heights by Aleksandr Zinoviev
    The New Statesman, May 4, 1979, p. 641
  18. Comment: Europe: An Introduction
    A civilization tries to civilize itself
    The New Yorker, April 28, 1997, pp. 9-11
  19. Count Zero Splits the Infinite
    Tom Stoppard's Plays
    Encounter, November 1975, pp. 68-75
  20. The Critics
    A Critic at Large
    The making of George Orwell
    The New Yorker, January 18, 1999, pp. 72-78
  21. A Critic at Large: Blaming the Germans
    Is every German guilty of the Holocaust?
    The New Yorker, April 22, 1996, pp. 44-50
  22. [+]
    A Critic at Large: Mondo Fellini (Review)
    The late Federico Fellini was so enamored of moviemaking that he made a movie about it,...
    1. 8 1/2~~Eight and a Half (1963 Film) by Federico Fellini
    The New Yorker, March 21, 1994, pp. 154-155
  23. The Crystal Bucket (1981)
    Television Critism from the Observer, 1976-79
    1 Review
  24. Cultural Amnesia (2007)
    Necessary Memories from History and the Arts
    2 Reviews
  25. [+]
    Dissatisfactions of Power (Review)
    The Crossman Diaries, by Richard H.S. Crossman and Anthony Howard
    1. The Crossman Diaries by Richard H.S. Crossman and Anthony Howard
    The New York Review of Books, March 31, 1977, pp. 20-22
  26. Books & Arts
    [+]
    Doubting Castle (Review)
    God's Apology, by Richard Ingrams
    1. God's Apology by Richard Ingrams
    The New Statesman, September 16, 1977, p. 370
  27. Books & Arts
    [+]
    The Examined Life (Review)
    Collected Poems, 1944-1979, by Kingsley Amis
    1. Collected Poems, 1944-1979 by Kingsley Amis
    The New Statesman, April 13, 1979, p. 521
  28. "Exit Don Giovanni"
    The New Yorker, October 18, 2004, pp. 158-161
  29. F.R. Leavis
    The New Statesman, April 21, 1978, p. 537
  30. Falling Towards England (1986)
    3 Reviews, 1 Readable
  31. Fame in the Twentieth Century (1993)
    1 Review
  32. Fan-Mail (1977)
    Seven Verse Letters
    2 Reviews, 1 Readable
  33. [+]
    Fannikins's Cunnikin (Review)
    Fanny, by Erica Jong
    1. Fanny by Erica Jong
    The New York Review of Books, November 6, 1980, p. 25
  34. [+]
    Fatherland (Review)
    The Plot Against America, by Philip Roth
    1. The Plot Against America by Philip Roth
    The Atlantic Monthly, November 2004, pp. 143-148
  35. [+]
    A Feelthy Penguin (Review)
    Bawdy Verse, by E.J. Burford
    1. Bawdy Verse by E.J. Burford
    The New York Review of Books, October 13, 1983, pp. 16-18
  36. First Reactions (1980)
    Critical Essays 1968-1979
    5 Reviews, 1 Readable
  37. [+]
    Flights of Angels (Review)
    The Drawings by Sandro Botticelli for Dante's Divine Comedy, by Kenneth Clark
    1. The Drawings by Sandro Botticelli for Dante's Divine Comedy by Kenneth Clark
    The New Statesman, November 18, 1977, p. 697
  38. Flying Visits (1985)
    Postcards from the Observer, 1976-83
    1 Review
  39. Books & Arts
    [+]
    From Log Cabin to Log Cabin (Review)
    RN: The Memoirs of Richard Nixon, by Richard M. Nixon
    1. RN: The Memoirs of Richard Nixon by Richard M. Nixon
    The New Statesman, June 9, 1978, pp. 775-778
  40. [+]
    From the Pit (2 Reviews)
    To Build a Castle, by Vladimir Bukovsky
    1. To Build a Castle by Vladimir Bukovsky
    2. Alarm and Hope by Andrei D. Sakharov, Efrem Yankelevich, and Alfred Friendly, Jr., ...
    The New York Review of Books, April 5, 1979, pp. 6-9
  41. [+]
    The Gentle Slope of Catalonia (28 Reviews)
    29 Recent Photography Books
    1. Photography and Society by Gisele Freund
    2. Diana and Nikon by Janet Malcolm
    3. The Eloquent Light by Ansel Adams
    4. Yosemite and the Range of Light by Ansel Adams
    5. Time in New England by Paul Strand
    6. Brett Weston: Photographs from Five Decades by Richard H. Cravens and Brett Weston
    7. Water's Edge by Harry M. Callahan
    8. Sudek by Sonja Bullaty and Josef Sudek
    9. Lotte Jacobi by Kelly Wise and Lotte Jacobi
    10. Photographs and Photograms by Laszlo Moholy-Nagy
    11. Beaton by James Danziger and Cecil Beaton
    12. Allure by Diana Vreeland and Christopher Hemphill
    13. Eye for Elegance by George Hoyningen-Huene
    14. The Art of the Great Hollywood Portrait Photographers by John Kobal
    15. Mrs. David Bailey by David Bailey
    16. Special Collection, 24 Photo Lithos by Helmut Newton
    17. Sleepless Nights by Helmut Newton
    18. Women on Women by Katherine Hollabird
    19. Joyce Baronio: 42nd Street Studio by Joyce Baronio
    20. Best of Photojournalism 5 by Tom Brokaw
    21. In China: Photographs by Eve Arnold
    22. Photographs for the Tsar by Robert H. Allshouse and S.M. Prokudin-Gorskifi, ...
    23. Across the Rhine by Franklin M. Davis, Jr.
    24. Private Pictures by Daniel Angeli and Jean-Paul Dousset
    25. Dorothea Lange and the Documentary Tradition by Karin B. Ohrn and Dorothea Lange
    26. Dialogue with Photography by Paul Hill and Thomas Joshua Cooper
    27. Photography in the Twentieth Century by Peter Tausk
    28. Fox Talbot and the Invention of Photography by Gail Buckland
    The New York Review of Books, December 18, 1980, pp. 22-33
  42. [+]
    Go Back to the Cold! (Review)
    The Honourable Schoolboy, by John le Carre
    1. The Honourable Schoolboy by John le Carre
    The New York Review of Books, October 27, 1977, pp. 29-30
  43. [+]
    Great Days (Review)
    Dream Stuff, by David Malouf
    1. Dream Stuff by David Malouf
    The New York Review of Books, December 21, 2000, pp. 90-95
  44. [+]
    His Brilliant Career (Review)
    The Vernacular Republic, by Les A. Murray
    1. The Vernacular Republic by Les A. Murray
    The New York Review of Books, April 14, 1983, pp. 31-32
  45. The Critics
    [+]
    Hit Men (Review)
    Who the Devil Made It, by Peter Bogdanovich
    1. Who the Devil Made It by Peter Bogdanovich
    The New Yorker, July 7, 1997, pp. 70-72
  46. [+]
    The Ideal Biographer (Review)
    Kennedy, by Lord Longford
    1. Kennedy by Lord Longford
    The New Statesman, January 21, 1977, p. 90
  47. [+]
    In Their Flying Machines (2 Reviews)
    Fighter, by Len Deighton
    1. Fighter by Len Deighton
    2. The Last Chance by Johannes Steinhoff
    The New Statesman, October 7, 1977, p. 478
  48. [+]
    Laughter in the Dark (2 Reviews)
    The Radiant Future, by Aleksandr Zinoviev
    1. The Radiant Future by Aleksandr Zinoviev
    2. Sans Illusions by Aleksandr Zinoviev
    The New York Review of Books, March 19, 1981, pp. 19-20
  49. Books & Arts
    [+]
    The Left-Handed Gun (Review)
    Matters of Fact and Fiction, by Gore Vidal
    1. Matters of Fact and Fiction by Gore Vidal
    The New Statesman, August 19, 1977, p. 245
  50. A Letter from Leningrad
    Encounter, April 1978, pp. 37-41
  51. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, April 3, 1975, pp. 38-40
  52. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, May 12, 1977, pp. 46-52
  53. [+]
    Looking Backward (Review)
    Nineteen Eighty-Five, by Anthony Burgess
    1. Nineteen Eighty-Five by Anthony Burgess
    The New York Review of Books, November 23, 1978, pp. 16-17
  54. Mailer's "Marilyn"
    Commentary, October 1973, pp. 44-49
  55. To Martin Amis
    A Letter from Indianapolis
    Encounter, August 1975, pp. 32-36
  56. The Metropolitan Critic (1975)
    Non Fiction 1968-1973
    1 Review, 1 Readable
  57. Books & Arts
    [+]
    The Mirror and the Lamp (2 Reviews)
    The Complete Prose Tales of Alexandr Sergeyevitch Pushkin, by Aleksandr S. Pushkin
    1. The Complete Prose Tales of Alexandr Sergeyevitch Pushkin by Aleksandr S. Pushkin
    2. Pushkin's Fairy Tales by Aleksandr Pushkin
    The New Statesman, February 2, 1979, pp. 152-153
  58. "Monja Blanca"
    The New Yorker, July 27, 2009, pp. 48-51
  59. [+]
    Morocco Bound (3 Reviews)
    Webster's Third New International Dictionary of the English Language,
    1. Webster's Third New International Dictionary of the English Language
    2. The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English by J.B. Sykes
    3. Bernstein's Reverse Dictionary by Theodore M. Bernstein
    The New Statesman, August 6, 1976, p. 180
  60. Books and Arts
    [+]
    Nabokov's Grand Folly (2 Reviews)
    Eugene Onegin, by Aleksandr S. Pushkin and Vladimir Nabokov
    1. Eugene Onegin by Aleksandr S. Pushkin and Vladimir Nabokov
    2. Nabokov Translated by Jane Grayson
    The New Statesman, July 8, 1977, p. 54
  61. [+]
    No Way, Madame Bovary (Review)
    Madame Bovary, by Gustave Flaubert
    1. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
    The Atlantic Monthly, October 2004, pp. 175-178
  62. On Voznesensky
    The New York Review of Books, November 8, 1979, pp. 47-48
  63. [+]
    Only Human (Review)
    Reaching Judgment at Nuremberg, by Bradley F. Smith
    1. Reaching Judgment at Nuremberg by Bradley F. Smith
    The New Statesman, July 29, 1977, pp. 150-151
  64. Other Passports (1986)
    Poems, 1958-1985
    1 Review, 1 Readable
  65. [+]
    Out of Sight (Review)
    Aldous Huxley, by Nicholas Murray
    1. Aldous Huxley by Nicholas Murray
    The New Yorker, March 17, 2003, p. 143
  66. The Critics
    [+]
    Pasolini: A Star on Fire (Review)
    Pasolini Requiem~Paolo Pasolini, by Barth David Schwartz
    1. Pasolini Requiem~Paolo Pasolini by Barth David Schwartz
    The New Yorker, December 28, 1992, pp. 179-189
  67. [+]
    Pensee Persons (Review)
    Kalki, by Gore Vidal
    1. Kalki by Gore Vidal
    The New York Review of Books, April 20, 1978, p. 31
  68. Personal History
    Requiem
    The New Yorker, September 15, 1997, pp. 50-57
  69. [+]
    Philip Larkin (Review)
    High Windows, by Philip Larkin
    1. High Windows by Philip Larkin
    Encounter, June 1974, pp. 65-70
  70. "Portrait of Man Writing"
    The New Yorker, July 4, 2005, pp. 52-59
  71. [+]
    Quote Me (Review)
    A Supplement to the Oxford English Dictionary, Vol. II: H-N, by R.W. Burchfield
    1. A Supplement to the Oxford English Dictionary, Vol. II: H-N by R.W. Burchfield
    The New Statesman, March 18, 1977, p. 356
  72. Readings
    My Short Career as an Adman
    The Harpers Monthly, September 1986, pp. 20-21
  73. "Reflections in an Extended Kitchen"
    The New Yorker, February 5, 1996, pp. 40-47
  74. [+]
    The Road to Berlin (Review)
    Prussian Nights, by Alexander Solzhenitsyn
    1. Prussian Nights by Alexander Solzhenitsyn
    The New Statesman, October 21, 1977, pp. 544-545
  75. [+]
    Secret Intelligence (Review)
    Blessings in Disguise, by Alec Guinness
    1. Blessings in Disguise by Alec Guinness
    The New York Review of Books, March 27, 1986, pp. 21-22
  76. [+]
    Sex and Unreason (Review)
    Bertrand Russell: The Spirit of Solitude, 1872-1921, by Ray Monk
    1. Bertrand Russell: The Spirit of Solitude, 1872-1921 by Ray Monk
    The New Yorker, December 9, 1996, pp. 104-117
  77. [+]
    Sherlockology (8 Reviews)
    The Complete Sherlock Holmes, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    1. The Complete Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    2. Sherlock Holmes Detected by Ian McQueen
    3. The London of Sherlock Holmes by Michael Harrison
    4. In the Footsteps of Sherlock Holmes by Michael Harrison
    5. The Return of Moriarty by John E. Gardner
    6. The Seven-Per-Cent Solution by Nicholas Meyer
    7. Naked Is the Best Disguise by Samuel Rosenberg
    8. The Sherlock Holmes Scrapbook by Peter Haining
    The New York Review of Books, February 20, 1975, pp. 15-18
  78. Poems
    "Signing Ceremony"
    The New Yorker, December 1, 2008, pp. 58-63
  79. The Silver Castle (1998)
    1 Review
  80. Books & Arts
    [+]
    A State of Boredom (Review)
    Brezhnev: A Short Biography,
    1. Brezhnev: A Short Biography
    The New Statesman, February 3, 1978, p. 154
  81. Poems
    "Sunday Morning Walk"
    The New Yorker, July 9, 2007, pp. 68-71
  82. At the Pillars of Hercules (1979)
    2 Reviews, 1 Readable
  83. Unreliable Memoirs (1980)
    5 Reviews, 1 Readable
  84. Visions Before Midnight (1977)
    1 Review
  85. [+]
    Voznesensky's Case (2 Reviews)
    Nostalgia for the Present, by Andrei Voznesensky, Vera Dunham, and Max Hayward, ...
    1. Nostalgia for the Present by Andrei Voznesensky, Vera Dunham, and Max Hayward, ...
    2. The Making and Unmaking of a Soviet Writer by Anatoly T. Gladilin
    The New York Review of Books, August 16, 1979, pp. 14-17
  86. "What Happened to Auden"
    The New Yorker, November 2, 1992, pp. 84-85
  87. No Items Found