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                                                                                                                          Issues of Jan.-Mar. 1987 = 13 Issues, 186 Articles
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                                                                                                                            January 5, 1987 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 19-23
                                                                                                                            2. "Her Way" by Frank Gannon, pp. 24-25
                                                                                                                            3. "From a Journal of the Year of the Ox" by Charles Wright, pp. 26-28
                                                                                                                            4. "Dede" by Mavis Gallant, pp. 29-34
                                                                                                                            5. A Reporter at Large (Milwaukee---Part I) by Jonathan Schell, pp. 35-68
                                                                                                                            6. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 69-73
                                                                                                                            7. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 74-82
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                                                                                                                              Books: Edmund Wilson by V.S. Pritchett, pp. 83-84 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Fifties by Edmund Wilson and Leon Edel
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                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 85 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Irish Signorina by Julia O'Faolain
                                                                                                                              2. The Joke of the Century by David Hughes
                                                                                                                              3. To the Land of the Cattails by Aharon Appelfeld
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              General The Perpetual Orgy, by Mario Vargas Llosa, p. 86 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Perpetual Orgy by Mario Vargas Llosa
                                                                                                                              2. Blundering Into Disaster by Robert McNamara
                                                                                                                              3. The Tears of the White Man by Pascal Bruckner
                                                                                                                              4. Learned Pigs and Fireproof Women by Ricky Jay
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Disorderly Elements, by Bob Cook, pp. 87-90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Disorderly Elements by Bob Cook
                                                                                                                              2. Spiral by David L. Lindsey
                                                                                                                            12. Cover by J.J. Sempe
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                                                                                                                            January 12, 1987 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-26
                                                                                                                            2. "On the Deck" by Donald Barthelme, p. 27
                                                                                                                            3. "Sugar" by Antonia Byatt, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                            4. "A Toast for a Composer's Widow in Tashkent" by Strobe Talbott, pp. 30-56
                                                                                                                            5. A Reporter at Large (Milwaukee---Part II) by Jonathan Schell, pp. 57-87
                                                                                                                            6. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 88-91
                                                                                                                            7. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 92-96 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Little Shop of Horrors (1986 Film) by Frank Oz
                                                                                                                              2. Platoon (1986 Film) by Oliver Stone
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 97-99
                                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Fond Adieu by Susan Lardner, p. 100 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Adieu, Volodya by Simone Signoret
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 101-102 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Leave of Absence by Ralph M. McInerny
                                                                                                                              2. The Murderer by Georges Simenon
                                                                                                                              3. Shallows by Tim Winton
                                                                                                                              4. The Beet Queen by Louise Erdrich
                                                                                                                              5. A Late Chrysanthemum by Shiga Naoya and Shimaki Kensaku
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              General The City as a Work of Art, by Donald J. Olsen, p. 103 - 6 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The City as a Work of Art by Donald J. Olsen
                                                                                                                              2. Cities and Civilizations by Christopher Hibbert
                                                                                                                              3. A View from the Stands by John Kenneth Galbraith
                                                                                                                              4. Mission to Civilize: The French Way by Mort Rosenblum
                                                                                                                              5. Populuxe by Thomas Hine
                                                                                                                              6. Going Solo by Roald Dahl
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Cover Story, by Colin Forbes, pp. 104-106 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Cover Story by Colin Forbes
                                                                                                                            13. Cover by Saul Steinberg
                                                                                                                          3. [+]
                                                                                                                            January 19, 1987 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-28
                                                                                                                            2. "From a Free-Lancer's Notebook" by Polly Frost, pp. 29-30
                                                                                                                            3. "Future Candidates for 'Colorization'" by James Stevenson, p. 31
                                                                                                                            4. "Women and Children First" by Francine Prose, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                            5. "Two Poems" by L.S. Asekoff, pp. 34-36
                                                                                                                            6. "Sundays" by Derek Walcott, p. 37
                                                                                                                            7. Profiles (Rosamond Bernier) by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 38-51
                                                                                                                            8. Letter from New Delhi by Ved Mehta, pp. 52-68
                                                                                                                            9. "Snow Goat" by Michael McFee, p. 69
                                                                                                                            10. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, pp. 70-71
                                                                                                                            11. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by E.J. Kahn, Jr., pp. 72-77
                                                                                                                            12. A Reporter at Large (Benton, Kentucky) by Wallace White, pp. 78-87
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Visiting the Land of the Free by John Updike, pp. 88-90 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Alone Together by Elena Bonner
                                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 91 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Past Caring by Robert Goddard
                                                                                                                              2. All the King's Ladies by Janice Law
                                                                                                                              3. Mermaids by Patty Dann
                                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                                              General Winston S. Churchill, Vol. VII, by Martin Gilbert, p. 92 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Winston S. Churchill, Vol. VII by Martin Gilbert
                                                                                                                              2. The Poor in the Middle Ages by Michel Mollat
                                                                                                                              3. Arabian Travellers by Richard Trench
                                                                                                                              4. Writing in Restaurants by David Mamet
                                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Raleigh Le..., pp. 93-96 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Raleigh Legacy by L.B. Greenwood
                                                                                                                              2. Bandits by Elmore Leonard
                                                                                                                            17. Cover by Arthur Getz
                                                                                                                          4. [+]
                                                                                                                            January 26, 1987 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                            2. "Kelomyakki" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                                            3. "World After Dark" by John Rolfe Gardiner, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                            4. "Man Feeding Pigeons" by Amy Clampitt, pp. 30-34
                                                                                                                            5. Personal History (Physics---Part I) by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 35-68
                                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 69
                                                                                                                            7. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 70-72
                                                                                                                            8. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 73-75 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Therese (1986 Film) by Alain Cavalier
                                                                                                                              2. Brighton Beach Memoirs (1986 Film) by Gene Saks
                                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 76-82
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Elizir of Life by Veronica Geng, pp. 83-84 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Subsequent Performances by Jonathan Miller
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 85 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Afternoon Sun by David Pryce-Jones
                                                                                                                              2. The Penguin Book of Southern African Stories by Stephen Gray
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              General To Arm a Nation, by Richard Halloran, pp. 86-90 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. To Arm a Nation by Richard Halloran
                                                                                                                              2. Lillian Hellman: The Woman Who Made the Legend by William Wright
                                                                                                                              3. The Illustrated History of the Supreme Court of the United States by Robert Shnayerson
                                                                                                                            13. Cover by Laura Jean Allen
                                                                                                                          5. [+]
                                                                                                                            February 2, 1987 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-30
                                                                                                                            2. "The Laugh" by Harold Brodkey, pp. 31-33
                                                                                                                            3. "Feedback" by Michael Collier, pp. 34-38
                                                                                                                            4. Personal History (Physics---Part II) by Jeremy Bernstein, p. 39
                                                                                                                            5. "Tics" by Phyllis Janowitz, pp. 40-68
                                                                                                                            6. "After the Death of a Neighbor's Child" by Liz Rosenberg, p. 69
                                                                                                                            7. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 70-73
                                                                                                                            8. A Reporter at Large (Nonaligned Nations) by Robert Shaplen, pp. 74-94
                                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Graven Images by George Steiner, pp. 95-97 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Aby Warburg: An Intellectual Biography by E.H. Gombrich
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 98 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Frieze by Cecile Pineda
                                                                                                                              2. Postcards from Surfers by Helen Garner
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              General The War Against the Press, by Peter Stoler, pp. 99-101 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The War Against the Press by Peter Stoler
                                                                                                                              2. Magdalena and Balthasar by Steven Ozment
                                                                                                                              3. The Complete Lyrics of Lorenz Hart by Dorothy Hart, Robert Kimball, and Lorenz Hart
                                                                                                                              4. Shadows and Whispers by Dusko Doder
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Skinwalkers, by Tony Hillerman, pp. 102-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Skinwalkers by Tony Hillerman
                                                                                                                              2. Murder on Clam Pond by Douglas Kiker
                                                                                                                            13. Cover by Ronald Searle
                                                                                                                          6. [+]
                                                                                                                            February 9, 1987 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-32
                                                                                                                            2. "Geometry" by Judy Troy, pp. 33-34
                                                                                                                            3. "What the End Is For" by Jorie Graham, p. 35
                                                                                                                            4. "Marigolds" by Cynthia Kadohata, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                            5. "Late Marsh" by Fred Dings, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                            6. The Sporting Scene (Sailing---Part I) by William F. Buckley, Jr., pp. 40-76
                                                                                                                            7. "Nightscape With Doves" by William Collins Watterson, p. 77
                                                                                                                            8. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 78-80
                                                                                                                            9. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 81-91
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 92-95 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Stepfather (1986 Film) by Joseph Ruben
                                                                                                                              2. Touch and Go (1987 Film) by Robert Mandel
                                                                                                                              3. The Bedroom Window (1987 Film) by Curtis Hanson
                                                                                                                            11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 96-100
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: The Meastro from Glasgow by Alistair Cooke, pp. 101-102 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Washington by James Reston
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 103 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Bad Guys by Elizabeth Arthur
                                                                                                                              2. Delirium Eclipse, and Other Stories by James Lasdun
                                                                                                                              3. November by Janet Hobhouse
                                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                                              General Muir Among the Animals, by Lisa Mighetto and J..., pp. 104-105 - 6 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Muir Among the Animals by Lisa Mighetto and John Muir
                                                                                                                              2. The Beckett Country by Eoin O'Brien
                                                                                                                              3. The Myriad Faces of War by Trevor Wilson
                                                                                                                              4. Moscow Diary by Walter Benjamin and Gary Smith
                                                                                                                              5. My Mother's Sabbath Days by Chaim Grade
                                                                                                                              6. Portraits by Inge Morath
                                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Good and Dead, by Jane Langton, pp. 106-108 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Good and Dead by Jane Langton
                                                                                                                            16. Cover by Charles E. Martin
                                                                                                                          7. [+]
                                                                                                                            February 16, 1987 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                            2. "Where I'd Quit" by Janet Kauffman, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                            3. "Wedding" by Gwyneth Cravens, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                            4. "Partial Accounts" by William Meredith, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                                            5. "What We Hear Toward Morning" by Deborah Gottlieb Garrison, pp. 38-40
                                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Dwayne Orville Andreas) by E.J. Kahn, Jr., pp. 41-67
                                                                                                                            7. "Late Love, a Comic Opera" by Henri Coulette, pp. 68-70
                                                                                                                            8. The Sporting Scene (Sailing---Part II) by William F. Buckley, Jr., pp. 71-90
                                                                                                                            9. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 91
                                                                                                                            10. "The Empire State Building As the Moon" by Sharon Olds, p. 91
                                                                                                                            11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 92-94
                                                                                                                            12. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 95-107
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Familiar Future by Susan Lardner, p. 108 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. O-Zone by Paul Theroux
                                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 109 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Beach House 7 by Paul Roadarmel
                                                                                                                              2. Sea Changes by Robert Kotlowitz
                                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                                              General The Oxford Companion to Gardens, by Geoffrey J..., pp. 110-111 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Oxford Companion to Gardens by Geoffrey Jellicoe, Susan Jellicoe, and Patrick Goode, ...
                                                                                                                              2. Touched by Fire by William C. Davis
                                                                                                                              3. The Little Virtues by Natalia Ginzburg
                                                                                                                              4. The Great Book of Lingerie by Cecil Saint-Laurent
                                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Whistler in the Dark, by John Malcolm#2, pp. 112-114 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Whistler in the Dark by John Malcolm#2
                                                                                                                            17. Cover by Eugene Mihaesco
                                                                                                                          8. [+]
                                                                                                                            February 23, 1987 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                            2. "The War With New Jersey" by Saul Steinberg, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                            3. "World Expo Larry 'n' Dot '87: An Appraisal" by Bruce McCall, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                            4. "The Blue Room" by Adam Gopnik, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                            5. "Mandarin Oranges" by Katha Pollitt, pp. 36-38
                                                                                                                            6. The Control of Nature (Atchafalaya) by John McPhee, p. 39
                                                                                                                            7. "Mary Magdalene and I" by Czeslaw Milosz, pp. 40-100
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 101-104
                                                                                                                            9. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 105
                                                                                                                            10. The Sky Line by Brendan Gill, pp. 106-109
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 110-113 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Hour of the Star (1985 Film) by Suzana Amaral
                                                                                                                              2. Black Widow (1987 Film) by Bob Rafelson
                                                                                                                              3. Outrageous Fortune (1987 Film) by Arthur Hiller
                                                                                                                            12. The Art World by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 114-117
                                                                                                                            13. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 118-120
                                                                                                                            14. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Jardin Des Plantes) by Berton Roueche, pp. 121-125
                                                                                                                            15. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 126-132
                                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Westering by Naomi Bliven, pp. 133-134 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Peopling of British North America by Bernard Bailyn
                                                                                                                              2. Voyagers to the West by Bernard Bailyn and Barbara DeWolfe
                                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 135 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. All We Need of Hell by Harry Crews
                                                                                                                              2. Adventures with Julia by Candace Denning
                                                                                                                            18. [+]
                                                                                                                              General Nunca Mas, by Ronald Dworkin, p. 135 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Nunca Mas by Ronald Dworkin
                                                                                                                              2. Reagan's America: Innocents at Home by Garry Wills
                                                                                                                              3. Willa Cather: The Emerging Voice by Sharon O'Brien
                                                                                                                              4. Hellas: A Portrait of Greece by Nicholas Gage
                                                                                                                            19. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Sideswipe, by Charles Willeford, pp. 136-140 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Sideswipe by Charles Willeford
                                                                                                                            20. Cover by Rea Irvin
                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                            March 2, 1987 Issue = 11 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-28
                                                                                                                            2. "Hands Up" by Veronica Geng, p. 29
                                                                                                                            3. "Frau Messenger" by William Trevor, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                            4. "In the Country of Dreamers" by Liz Rosenberg, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                            5. "Glass" by Vickie Karp, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                            6. Letter from the Elysian Fields by Jane Kramer, pp. 40-75
                                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, pp. 76-85
                                                                                                                            8. The Sporting Scene (Sailing) by Tony Gibbs, pp. 86-103
                                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 104-106
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Wrestling to Be Born by John Updike, pp. 107-112 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Counterlife by Philip Roth
                                                                                                                            11. Cover by Jenni Oliver
                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                            March 9, 1987 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                            2. "Burglar Alarm" by John Updike, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                            3. "Bumblebees" by Bobbie Ann Mason, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                            4. "Song of Salt and Pepper" by Patricia Storace, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                                            5. "Gulls on Dumps" by W.S. Di Piero, pp. 38-40
                                                                                                                            6. A Reporter at Large (Computer Chess) by Brad Leithauser, pp. 41-73
                                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 74
                                                                                                                            8. "Wildlife" by Cynthia Zarin, pp. 74-75
                                                                                                                            9. Reflections (Foreign Policy) by Richard J. Barnet, pp. 76-89
                                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 90-95
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 96-100 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Radio Days (1987 Film) by Woody Allen
                                                                                                                              2. Defense of the Realm (1986 Film) by David Drury
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: The Last of James by Howard Moss, pp. 101-103 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Complete Notebooks of Henry James by Leon Edel, Lyall H. Powers, and Henry James
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Anagrams by Lorrie Moore
                                                                                                                              2. Only Yesterday by Julian Gloag
                                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                                              General The Lewis Mumford Reader, by Donald L. Miller ..., p. 105 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Lewis Mumford Reader by Donald L. Miller and Lewis Mumford
                                                                                                                              2. Years of Wrath: A Cartoon History: 1931-1945 by David Low and Quincy Howe
                                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime An Old School Tie, by Andrew Taylor, pp. 106-108 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. An Old School Tie by Andrew Taylor
                                                                                                                            16. Cover by Charles Addams
                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                            March 16, 1987 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                            2. "Looking for Love" by Judy Troy, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                            3. "Bears" by Alice Mattison, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                            4. "The Patience of White Birches" by Brendan Galvin, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                            5. "The Music of Lost Hours" by John Harney, pp. 40-43
                                                                                                                            6. Profiles (John M. Brealey) by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 44-70
                                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 71
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 72-73
                                                                                                                            9. A Reporter at Large (Afghan Refugees) by Doris Lessing, pp. 74-93
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Poets' Prose by Helen Vendler, pp. 94-103 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Complete Prose of Marianne Moore by Patricia C. Willis and Marianne Moore
                                                                                                                              2. The Collected Letters of W.B. Yeats: Volume I, 1865-1895 by John Kelly, Eric Domville, and W.B. Yeats
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Mama by Terry McMillan
                                                                                                                              2. No Country for Young Men by Julia O'Faolain
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              General Coasting: A Private Voyage, by Jonathan Raban, pp. 104-105 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Coasting: A Private Voyage by Jonathan Raban
                                                                                                                              2. The Next Left by Michael Harrington
                                                                                                                              3. Michelet by Roland Barthes
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Only When I Laugh, by Len Deighton, pp. 106-110 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Only When I Laugh by Len Deighton
                                                                                                                              2. Nowhere Man by Jerry Oster
                                                                                                                            14. Cover by Heidi Goennel
                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                            March 23, 1987 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-30
                                                                                                                            2. "Where the Money Went" by James Stevenson, p. 31
                                                                                                                            3. "A Cautionary Tale" by Deborah Eisenberg, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                            4. "Circadian Rhythms" by Deborah Digges, pp. 36-58
                                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Cardinal O'Connor---Part I) by Nat Hentoff, pp. 59-76
                                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 77
                                                                                                                            7. The Sporting Scene (At the Races) by Bill Barich, pp. 78-83
                                                                                                                            8. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 84-91
                                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: A Birth in Death by Clive James, pp. 92-99 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Fatal Shore by Robert Hughes
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 100 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Italian Lesson by Janice Elliott
                                                                                                                              2. The River in Winter by David Small
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              General Armed Truce, by Hugh Thomas, pp. 100-101 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Armed Truce by Hugh Thomas
                                                                                                                              2. The Enchanted Canopy by Andrew W. Mitchell
                                                                                                                              3. Secrecy and Power by Richard Gid Powers
                                                                                                                              4. Travels in the Land of the Gods (1898-1907) by Richard Gordon Smith and Victoria Manthrope
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Poison, by Ed McBain, pp. 102-104 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Poison by Ed McBain
                                                                                                                            13. Cover by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                            March 30, 1987 Issue = 11 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-26
                                                                                                                            2. "How Bess Fired Douglas MacArthur" by George W.S. Trow, p. 27
                                                                                                                            3. "Optimists" by Richard Ford, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                            4. "The Famous Scene" by Mark Strand, pp. 30-36
                                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Cardinal O'Connor---Part II) by Nat Hentoff, pp. 37-92
                                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 93
                                                                                                                            7. Letter from Sperlonga by William Murray, pp. 94-103
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 104-110
                                                                                                                            9. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 111-119
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Back to Nature by John Updike, pp. 120-126 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Seven Rivers West by Edward Hoagland
                                                                                                                              2. Reindeer Moon by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
                                                                                                                            11. Cover by Iris Van Rynbach
                                                                                                                        2. [+]
                                                                                                                          Issues of Apr.-Jun. 1987 = 13 Issues, 166 Articles
                                                                                                                          1. [+]
                                                                                                                            April 6, 1987 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                                            2. "Faux Pas" by Elizabeth Tallent, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                            3. "January" by Donald Barthelme, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                            4. "Four Poems" by Nina Cassian, pp. 42-44
                                                                                                                            5. Annals of Law (The Betamax Case---Part I) by James Lardner, pp. 45-71
                                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Carol Sloane and Julie Wilson) by Whitney Balliett, pp. 72-80
                                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 81
                                                                                                                            8. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 82-86 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Tin Men (1987 Film) by Barry Levinson
                                                                                                                              2. The Good Father (1987 Film) by Mike Newell
                                                                                                                              3. Swimming to Cambodia (1987 Film) by Jonathan Demme
                                                                                                                              4. Angel Heart (1987 Film) by Alan Parker
                                                                                                                            9. American Chronicles (Kansas City) by Calvin Trillin, pp. 87-98
                                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 99-101
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: God Within the Shadow by Bill McKibben, pp. 102-114 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Bearing the Cross by David J. Garrow
                                                                                                                              2. A Testament of Hope by Martin Luther King, Jr. and James M. Washington, ...
                                                                                                                            12. Cover by Eugene Mihaesco
                                                                                                                          2. [+]
                                                                                                                            April 13, 1987 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                            2. "Plan 10 from Zone R-3" by Polly Frost, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                            3. "Launching Day, 1962" by Joyce Johnson, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                            4. "Kanaloa" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Eva Zeisel) by Suzannah Lessard, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                            6. "Move" by Alicia Ostriker, pp. 38-59
                                                                                                                            7. Annals of Law (The Betamax Case---Part II) by James Lardner, pp. 60-81
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                            9. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, pp. 86-89
                                                                                                                            10. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 90-99
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Anonymous Reviewer by William Maxwell, pp. 100-102 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Essays of Virginia Woolf, Vol. I: 1904-1912 by Andrew McNeillie and Virginia Woolf
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 103 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Object of My Affection by Stephen McCauley
                                                                                                                              2. The Red Men by Patrick McGinley
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              General Out in the Midday Sun, by Elspeth Huxley, pp. 104-105 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Out in the Midday Sun by Elspeth Huxley
                                                                                                                              2. Cezanne, the Steins and Their Circle by John Rewald
                                                                                                                              3. The Waking Giant by Martin Walker
                                                                                                                              4. George Santayana: A Biography by John McCormick
                                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Bolt, by Dick Francis, pp. 106-110 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Bolt by Dick Francis
                                                                                                                              2. Child's Play by Reginald Hill
                                                                                                                            15. Cover by Gretchen Dow Simpson
                                                                                                                          3. [+]
                                                                                                                            April 20, 1987 Issue = 10 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-31
                                                                                                                            2. "Bech in Czech" by John Updike, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                            3. "April Galleons" by John Ashbery, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                                            4. "Women in Profile: Bas-Relief, Left Section Missing" by Susan Mitchell, pp. 38-49
                                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Helen Suzman) by E.J. Kahn, Jr., pp. 50-74
                                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 75
                                                                                                                            7. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 76-79
                                                                                                                            8. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 80-83 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Law of Desire (1987 Film) by Pedro Almodovar
                                                                                                                              2. Raising Arizona (1987 Film) by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen
                                                                                                                              3. Street Smart (1987 Film) by Jerry Schatzberg
                                                                                                                            9. Reflections (Freud) by Janet Malcolm, pp. 84-104
                                                                                                                            10. Cover by William Steig
                                                                                                                          4. [+]
                                                                                                                            April 27, 1987 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-32
                                                                                                                            2. "Stunned" by Jack Handey, p. 33
                                                                                                                            3. "Epitaph" by Edna O'Brien, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                            4. "Visiting Emily Dickinson" by Charles Wright, pp. 36-41
                                                                                                                            5. A Reporter at Large (Dynamite---Part I) by Bryan Di Salvatore, pp. 42-72
                                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 73
                                                                                                                            7. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 74-79
                                                                                                                            8. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Assisi) by Lis Harris, pp. 80-101
                                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Kingsley Amis by V.S. Pritchett, pp. 102-103 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Old Devils by Kingsley Amis
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 104 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Fading, My Parmacheene Belle by Joanna Scott
                                                                                                                              2. The Newton Letter by John Banville
                                                                                                                              3. Flipping for It by Daniel Asa Rose
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              General Where Is Nicaragua?, by Peter Davis, p. 105 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Where Is Nicaragua? by Peter Davis
                                                                                                                              2. Monty: Final Years of the Field-Marshal, 1944-1976 by Nigel Hamilton
                                                                                                                              3. Rain in the Distance by Suzanne Falkiner
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Toll Call, by Stephen Greenleaf, pp. 106-108 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Toll Call by Stephen Greenleaf
                                                                                                                              2. Thursday at Noon by William F. Brown
                                                                                                                            13. Cover by Pierre Le-Tan
                                                                                                                          5. [+]
                                                                                                                            May 4, 1987 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                            2. "More Clinical Tales" by Richard Liebmann-Smith, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                            3. "Ex Libris" by Penelope Gilliatt, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                            4. "Frost" by John Ashbery, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                            5. A Reporter at Large (Dynamite---Part II) by Bryan Di Salvatore, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                            6. "Grandmother's Rug" by Mary Stewart Hammond, pp. 40-102
                                                                                                                            7. The Sporting Scene (Baseball) by Roger Angell, pp. 103-126
                                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 127
                                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 128-133 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Prick Up Your Ears (1987 Film) by Stephen Frears
                                                                                                                              2. The Secret of My Success (1987 Film) by Herbert Ross
                                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 134-139
                                                                                                                            11. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 140-151
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Red Octobers by George Steiner, pp. 152-158 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Russian Studies by Leonard Schapiro and Ellen Dahrendorf
                                                                                                                            13. Cover by Arnie Levin
                                                                                                                          6. [+]
                                                                                                                            May 11, 1987 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                                            2. "Fossil News" by James Stevenson, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                            3. "At Trinity" by William Trevor, pp. 38-41
                                                                                                                            4. "Indistinguishable from the Darkness" by Charlie Smith, pp. 42-45
                                                                                                                            5. "Strike" by Linda Bierds, pp. 46-48
                                                                                                                            6. Profiles (John Cronin) by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 49-79
                                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                            8. Personal History (California) by Ved Mehta, pp. 82-97
                                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 98-102
                                                                                                                            10. Our Local Correspondents (Crossword Tournament) by E.J. Kahn, Jr., pp. 103-110
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Capable of Anything by Veronica Geng, pp. 111-116 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Close Quarters by Larry Heinemann
                                                                                                                              2. Paco's Story by Larry Heinemann
                                                                                                                            12. Cover by Saul Steinberg
                                                                                                                          7. [+]
                                                                                                                            May 18, 1987 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                                            2. "The New First Lady" by Randy Cohen, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                            3. "Let It Pass" by Mavis Gallant, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                            4. "Three Poems" by Osip Mandelstam, pp. 40-64
                                                                                                                            5. A Reporter at Large (Miami) by David Rieff, pp. 65-83
                                                                                                                            6. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 84-86 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Personal Services (1987 Film) by Terry Jones
                                                                                                                              2. Gardens of Stone (1987 Film) by Francis Ford Coppola
                                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, pp. 87-88
                                                                                                                            8. The Sporting Scene (Golf) by Herbert Warren Wind, pp. 89-106
                                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 107-108
                                                                                                                            10. "The Brooklyn Museum of Art" by Billy Collins, p. 109
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Back to the Classics by John Updike, pp. 110-114 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Apocrypha by Robert Pinget
                                                                                                                              2. Acastos by Iris Murdoch
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 115-116 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Sleeping with the Enemy by Nancy Price
                                                                                                                              2. A Misalliance by Anita Brookner
                                                                                                                              3. The American Ambassador by Ward Just
                                                                                                                              4. The Locked Room by Paul Auster
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              General Continuo: A Life in Music, by Robert Starer, pp. 117-118 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Continuo: A Life in Music by Robert Starer
                                                                                                                              2. Blues by John Hersey
                                                                                                                              3. The Lamberts: George, Constant and Kit by Andrew Motion
                                                                                                                              4. The Italians and the Holocaust by Susan Zuccotti
                                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime The Killjoy, by Anne Fine, pp. 119-122 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Killjoy by Anne Fine
                                                                                                                              2. Murder of a Moderate Man by John Howlett
                                                                                                                            15. Cover by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                          8. [+]
                                                                                                                            May 25, 1987 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                            2. "A Scrap of Time" by Ida Fink, pp. 32-34
                                                                                                                            3. "Seizing Control" by Mary Robison, pp. 35-36
                                                                                                                            4. Profiles (Mel Powell) by Whitney Balliett, p. 37
                                                                                                                            5. "An American Naturalist Writes to a Londoner, 1758" by Brendan Galvin, pp. 38-43
                                                                                                                            6. Reflections (Nationalism) by William Pfaff, pp. 44-68
                                                                                                                            7. A Reporter at Large ("Brasil: Nunca Mais"---Part I) by Lawrence Weschler, pp. 69-86
                                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 87
                                                                                                                            9. "Cool Lightning Over Tucson" by Richard Elman, p. 87
                                                                                                                            10. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 88-90
                                                                                                                            11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 91-93
                                                                                                                            12. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Outer Banks) by Anthony Bailey, pp. 94-112
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Displaced Princes and Princesses by William Maxwell, pp. 113-122 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Berlin Diaries, 1940-1945 by Marie Vassiltchikov and George Vassiltchikov
                                                                                                                            14. Cover by Abel Quezada
                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                            June 1, 1987 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                            2. "Three Great Meals" by William White, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                            3. "Errand" by Raymond Carver, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                            4. "The Rose Beetle" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 32-36
                                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Avigdor Arikha) by Dan Hofstadter, p. 37
                                                                                                                            6. "The Bathers" by Stanley Moss, pp. 38-60
                                                                                                                            7. Letter from the Ticino by William Murray, pp. 61-71
                                                                                                                            8. A Reporter at Large ("Brasil: Nunca Mais"---Part II) by Lawrence Weschler, pp. 72-93
                                                                                                                            9. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, pp. 94-96
                                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 97-100
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 101-105 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Tampopo (1986 Film) by Juzo Itami
                                                                                                                              2. Ishtar (1987 Film) by Elaine May
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Little-Read Schoolhouse by George Steiner, pp. 106-109 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Cultural Literacy by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 110 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Northern Lights by Howard Norman
                                                                                                                              2. The Free Frenchman by Piers Paul Read
                                                                                                                              3. Memoirs of an Invisible Man by H.F. Saint
                                                                                                                              4. Walking Distance by Marian Thurm
                                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                                              General The Spy Wore Red, by Aline Countess Romanones, p. 111 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Spy Wore Red by Aline Countess Romanones
                                                                                                                              2. Storming the Magic Kingdom by John Taylor
                                                                                                                              3. On Glory Roads by Eleanor Munro
                                                                                                                              4. Sergei Prokofiev: A Biography by Harlow Robinson
                                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime A Conspiracy of Angels, by Frank Ross, pp. 112-116 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. A Conspiracy of Angels by Frank Ross
                                                                                                                              2. The Tenth Interview by John William Wainwright
                                                                                                                            16. Cover by Roz Chast
                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                            June 8, 1987 Issue = 11 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-27
                                                                                                                            2. "Helping" by Robert Stone, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                                            3. "Horse-Chestnut Trees and Roses" by James Schuyler, pp. 32-48
                                                                                                                            4. The Sky Line by Brendan Gill, pp. 49-68
                                                                                                                            5. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 69-70
                                                                                                                            6. Letter from the Space Center by Henry S.F. Cooper, Jr., pp. 71-81
                                                                                                                            7. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 82-84
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 85-87
                                                                                                                            9. Letter from Europe by Jane Kramer, pp. 88-101
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Graven Images by Janet Malcolm, pp. 102-106 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Messiah of Stockholm by Cynthia Ozick
                                                                                                                            11. Cover by Gretchen Dow Simpson
                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                            June 15, 1987 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-26
                                                                                                                            2. "The Author" by Donald Barthelme, p. 27
                                                                                                                            3. "Hannah's Example" by Elizabeth Tallent, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                                            4. "Between 6:37 P.M. and 9:04 P.M." by Harold Brodkey, pp. 32-34
                                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Philippe Petit) by Gwen Kinkead, pp. 35-45
                                                                                                                            6. A Reporter at Large (The Environment) by Barry Commoner, pp. 46-71
                                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 72-73
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 74-76
                                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 77-79 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Roxanne (1987 Film) by Fred Schepisi
                                                                                                                              2. River's Edge (1986 Film) by Tim Hunter
                                                                                                                            10. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                            11. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 82-90
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: The Last Fiction Show by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 91-98 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Thanatos Syndrome by Walker Percy
                                                                                                                              2. Texasville by Larry McMurtry
                                                                                                                            13. Cover by Edward Koren
                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                            June 22, 1987 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                            2. "Good Advice Is Rarer Than Rubies" by Salman Rushdie, pp. 26-28
                                                                                                                            3. "Book of Dreams" by Mary Grimm, pp. 29-31
                                                                                                                            4. "Bells Above Bretaye" by Karl Kirchwey, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Ron Kusse) by C.P. Snow, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                            6. "The Pool of Tears" by Susan Prospere, pp. 36-44
                                                                                                                            7. Reflections (Experiencing Places---Part I) by Tony Hiss, pp. 45-68
                                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 69-70
                                                                                                                            9. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 71-74
                                                                                                                            10. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 75-93
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Inventing Flaubert by Naomi Bliven, pp. 94-98 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Family Idiot: Gustave Flaubert, 1821-1857, Vol. II by Jean-Paul Sartre
                                                                                                                            12. Cover by Eugene Mihaesco
                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                            June 29, 1987 Issue = 10 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 19-25
                                                                                                                            2. "The Place To Be" by Shirley Hazzard, pp. 26-29
                                                                                                                            3. "Sighs and Inhibitions" by John Ashbery, pp. 30-33
                                                                                                                            4. "Lost Love" by Dick Allen, pp. 34-43
                                                                                                                            5. American Chronicles (Antiquities) by Calvin Trillin, pp. 44-67
                                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 68-69
                                                                                                                            7. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 70-72 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Untouchables (1987 Film) by Brian De Palma
                                                                                                                              2. The Witches of Eastwick (1987 Film) by George Miller
                                                                                                                            8. Reflections (Experiencing Places---Part I) by Tony Hiss, pp. 73-86
                                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Choosing a Place by Judith Thurman, pp. 87-92 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. A Sport of Nature by Nadine Gordimer
                                                                                                                            10. Cover by Marisabina Russo
                                                                                                                        3. [+]
                                                                                                                          Issues of Jul.-Sep. 1987 = 13 Issues, 164 Articles
                                                                                                                          1. [+]
                                                                                                                            July 6, 1987 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                            2. "Fast Forward to the Past" by Polly Frost, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                                            3. "Family Sins" by William Trevor, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                            4. "The Least of Things" by Arthur Smith, pp. 30-35
                                                                                                                            5. "The Difficulty of Moonlight in the 6th Arrondissement" by Wong May, pp. 36-38
                                                                                                                            6. Annals of Business (Perdue's Advertising) by Thomas Whiteside, pp. 39-56
                                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Mimi Kramer, pp. 57-58
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 59-61
                                                                                                                            9. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Hot Springs) by Edith Iglauer, pp. 62-69
                                                                                                                            10. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 70-76
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                                                                                                                              Books: Einstein When Young by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 77-79 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein, Vol. I by John Stachel and Albert Einstein
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                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 80 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Burning Patience by Antonio Skarmeta
                                                                                                                              2. Under the Dog Star by Joseph Caldwell
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                                                                                                                              General Life and Death in Shanghai, by Nien Cheng, p. 81 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Life and Death in Shanghai by Nien Cheng
                                                                                                                              2. The Closing of the American Mind by Allan Bloom
                                                                                                                              3. Africa Then: Photographs 1840-1918 by Nicholas Monti
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                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Heartstones, by Ruth Rendell, pp. 82-84 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Heartstones by Ruth Rendell
                                                                                                                              2. Suicide Season by Rex Burns
                                                                                                                            15. Cover by J.J. Sempe
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                                                                                                                            July 13, 1987 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 18-22
                                                                                                                            2. "The Last Segment" by Ian Frazier, pp. 23-24
                                                                                                                            3. "Uncle Leopold" by Sergei Dovlatov, pp. 25-27
                                                                                                                            4. "The Belfast Tune" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 28-30
                                                                                                                            5. A Reporter at Large (South Africa---Part I) by William Finnegan, p. 31
                                                                                                                            6. "Meadowlark Country" by Amy Clampitt, pp. 32-69
                                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Mimi Kramer, pp. 70-71
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 72-74
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                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 75-77 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Full Metal Jacket (1987 Film) by Stanley Kubrick
                                                                                                                              2. Jean de Florette (1986 Film) by Claude Berri
                                                                                                                            10. A Critic at Large (William Dean Howells) by John Updike, pp. 78-88
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                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 89 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Dancing with Mermaids by Miles Gibson
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                                                                                                                              General New York Intellect, by Thomas Bender, p. 89 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. New York Intellect by Thomas Bender
                                                                                                                              2. The Arabs by David Lamb
                                                                                                                              3. George C. Marshall: Statesman, 1945-1959 by Forrest C. Pogue
                                                                                                                              4. A Life in Movies by Michael Powell
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                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Pale Kings and Princes, by Robert B. Parker, pp. 90-94 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Pale Kings and Princes by Robert B. Parker
                                                                                                                              2. The Venetian Mask by Mickey Friedman
                                                                                                                            14. Cover by Barbara Westman
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                                                                                                                            July 20, 1987 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 19-24
                                                                                                                            2. "Presents" by Deborah Eisenberg, pp. 25-27
                                                                                                                            3. "Heat" by Leslie Ullman, pp. 28-33
                                                                                                                            4. "The Star Story" by Dan Ebalo, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                                            5. A Reporter at Large (South Africa---Part II) by William Finnegan, pp. 40-68
                                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Mimi Kramer, pp. 69-70
                                                                                                                            7. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 71-73
                                                                                                                            8. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Fiddlers' Convention) by Wallace White, pp. 74-88
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                                                                                                                              Books: Hearts and Minds by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 89-90 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. More Die of Heartbreak by Saul Bellow
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                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 91 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Belles Lettres Papers by Charles Simmons
                                                                                                                              2. Tempting Fate by Laurie Alberts
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                                                                                                                              General A Talent to Annoy, by Nancy Mitford and Charlo..., pp. 92-94 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. A Talent to Annoy by Nancy Mitford and Charlotte Mosley
                                                                                                                              2. The History of Sicily by M.I. Finley and Denis Mack Smith
                                                                                                                              3. General A.P. Hill: The Story of a Confederate Warrior by James I. Robertson, Jr.
                                                                                                                            12. Cover by James Stevenson
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                                                                                                                            July 27, 1987 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                            2. "A Little Holiday" by Edna O'Brien, pp. 26-28
                                                                                                                            3. "Conjunction" by John Updike, pp. 29-32
                                                                                                                            4. Letter from Israel by Amos Elon, p. 33
                                                                                                                            5. "Two Poems" by Leslie Norris, pp. 34-46
                                                                                                                            6. The Sporting Scene (Golf) by Herbert Warren Wind, pp. 47-59
                                                                                                                            7. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 60-62
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                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 63-65 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Wish You Were Here (1987 Film) by David Leland
                                                                                                                              2. Eat the Peach (1987 Film) by Peter Ormrod
                                                                                                                              3. Innerspace (1987 Film) by Joe Dante
                                                                                                                            9. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 66-73
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                                                                                                                              Books: Married to Hurry and Grim Song by Helen Vendler, pp. 74-76 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The End of Beauty by Jorie Graham
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                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 77 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Innocence by Penelope Fitzgerald
                                                                                                                              2. Lazar Malkin Enters Heaven by Steve Stern
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                                                                                                                              General Waltzing with a Dictator, by Raymond Bonner, p. 78 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Waltzing with a Dictator by Raymond Bonner
                                                                                                                              2. The Paris Edition by Samuel Abt and Waverley Root
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                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Slam the Big Door, by John D. MacDonald, pp. 78-80 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Slam the Big Door by John D. MacDonald
                                                                                                                            14. Cover by Arnie Levin
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                                                                                                                            August 3, 1987 Issue = 10 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 17-20
                                                                                                                            2. "Poll" by Veronica Geng, p. 21
                                                                                                                            3. "Eclogue V: Summer" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 22-24
                                                                                                                            4. "Children" by Richard Ford, pp. 25-42
                                                                                                                            5. A Reporter at Large (Kaaterskill Falls) by Naomi Bliven, pp. 43-58
                                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Mimi Kramer, pp. 59-60
                                                                                                                            7. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 61-64
                                                                                                                            8. Reflections (The Candidates) by Richard Harris, pp. 65-71
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                                                                                                                              Books: Black Ships by Brad Leithauser, pp. 72-78 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Before the Dawn by Shimazaki Toson
                                                                                                                            10. Cover by Andrzej Czeczot
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                                                                                                                            August 10, 1987 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 15-20
                                                                                                                            2. "Getaway Weekend" by James Stevenson, p. 21
                                                                                                                            3. "Cooker" by Frederick Barthelme, pp. 22-25
                                                                                                                            4. "Ginestra" by Judith Baumel, pp. 26-28
                                                                                                                            5. Annals of Law (The Solicitor General---Part I) by Lincoln Caplan, pp. 29-58
                                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Mimi Kramer, pp. 59-60
                                                                                                                            7. The Art World by Philip Hamburger, pp. 61-65
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 66-69
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                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 70-73 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Good Morning, Babylon (1987 Film) by Paolo Taviani and Vittorio Taviani
                                                                                                                              2. La Bamba (1987 Film) by Luis Valdez
                                                                                                                              3. RoboCop (1987 Film) by Paul Verhoeven
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                                                                                                                              Goody Sergeant; the Powerful Katrinka; K.S.W. by John Updike, pp. 74-77 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Onward and Upward by Linda H. Davis
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                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 78 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The City and the House by Natalia Ginzburg
                                                                                                                              2. Within Normal Limits by Todd Grimson
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                                                                                                                              General Out West, by Dayton Duncan, p. 79 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Out West by Dayton Duncan
                                                                                                                              2. Orphans: Real and Imaginary by Eileen Simpson
                                                                                                                              3. World Outside the Window by Bradford Morrow and Kenneth Rexroth
                                                                                                                              4. Titanic: The Death and Life of a Legend by Michael Davie
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                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Show Me a Hero, by Alfred Coppel, pp. 80-84 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Show Me a Hero by Alfred Coppel
                                                                                                                              2. Minnesota Strip by Michael Collins
                                                                                                                            14. Cover by Jenni Oliver
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                                                                                                                            August 17, 1987 Issue = 9 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 15-19
                                                                                                                            2. "Jaws" by Donald Barthelme, pp. 20-21
                                                                                                                            3. "An Absence of Counsins" by Lore Segal, pp. 22-25
                                                                                                                            4. "Midsummer" by Sherod Santos, pp. 26-29
                                                                                                                            5. Annals of Law (The Solicitor General, Part II) by Lincoln Caplan, pp. 30-62
                                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 63
                                                                                                                            7. A Reporter at Large (Mountain Accident) by E.J. Kahn, Jr., pp. 64-70
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                                                                                                                              Books: Families by Whitney Balliett, pp. 71-74 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Crooked Hearts by Robert Boswell
                                                                                                                              2. That Night by Alice McDermott
                                                                                                                            9. Cover by Charles Saxon
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                                                                                                                            August 24, 1987 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 19-24
                                                                                                                            2. "Imaginary Interview: Peter Holm" by George W.S. Trow, p. 25
                                                                                                                            3. "Midnight Magic" by Bobbie Ann Mason, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                                            4. "Little Elegy With Books and Beasts" by Nancy Willard, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                                            5. "Rain" by James Schuyler, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                            6. Personal History (California) by Ved Mehta, pp. 34-59
                                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Mimi Kramer, pp. 60-61
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 62-65
                                                                                                                            9. Letter from Europe by James Kramer, pp. 66-78
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                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 79-82 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Dirty Dancing (1987 Film) by Emile Ardolino
                                                                                                                              2. Stakeout (1987 Film) by John Badham
                                                                                                                              3. Nadine (1987 Film) by Robert Benton
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                                                                                                                              Resisting the Big Guys by John Updike, pp. 83-88 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Who Killed Palomino Molero? by Mario Vargas Llosa
                                                                                                                              2. Of Love and Shadows by Isabel Allende
                                                                                                                              3. Clandestine in Chile by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
                                                                                                                            12. Cover by Susan Davis
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                                                                                                                            August 31, 1987 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                            2. "The Self Once Seen: Reflective Images in Time" by James Stevenson, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                                            3. "The Drinking Club" by Alice Adams, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                            4. "Desperate Character" by Nicholas Christopher, pp. 30-34
                                                                                                                            5. The Sporting Scene (Baseball) by Roger Angell, pp. 35-66
                                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 67
                                                                                                                            7. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 68-70
                                                                                                                            8. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 71-89
                                                                                                                            9. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 90-94
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                                                                                                                              Books: Loyalty and Authority by Naomi Bliven, pp. 95-96 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Count-Duke of Olivares by John H. Elliott
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                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 97 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Unassigned Territory by Kem Nunn
                                                                                                                              2. The Elizabeth Stories by Isabel Huggan
                                                                                                                              3. Love Unknown by A.N. Wilson
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                                                                                                                              General Faking it, by Ian Haywood, pp. 98-100 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Faking it by Ian Haywood
                                                                                                                              2. Commander in Chief by Eric Larrabee
                                                                                                                              3. The Fast Set by George Plumptre
                                                                                                                            13. Cover by Eugene Mihaesco
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                                                                                                                            September 7, 1987 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-26
                                                                                                                            2. "La Bamba Hot Line" by Bobbie Ann Mason, p. 27
                                                                                                                            3. "Reach for the Sky" by Jim Shepard, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                            4. "Lingo" by Penelope Gilliatt, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                            5. "Buying and Selling" by Philip Levine, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                            6. A Reporter at Large (Moscow) by John Hersey, pp. 36-53
                                                                                                                            7. Profiles (Richard Diebenkorn) by Dan Hofstadter, pp. 54-73
                                                                                                                            8. "My and Ed's Peace Proposals" by Veronica Geng, pp. 74-92
                                                                                                                            9. The Theatre by Mimi Kramer, pp. 93-96
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                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 97-104 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Hamburger Hill (1987 Film) by John Irvin
                                                                                                                              2. No Way Out (1987 Film) by Roger Donaldson
                                                                                                                              3. The Big Easy (1987 Film) by Jim McBride
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                                                                                                                              Books: Deep Time and Computer Time by John Updike, pp. 105-110 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle by Stephen Jay Gould
                                                                                                                              2. Time Wars by Jeremy Rifkin
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                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 111 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Indian Country by Philip Caputo
                                                                                                                              2. The Old Capital by Yasunari Kawabata
                                                                                                                              3. Florry of Washington Heights by Steve Katz
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                                                                                                                              General The Fourth World, by Sam Hall, pp. 111-114 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Fourth World by Sam Hall
                                                                                                                              2. Showdown at Gucci Gulch by Jeffrey H. Birnbaum and Alan S. Murray
                                                                                                                              3. History and Utopia by E.M. Cioran
                                                                                                                              4. Passionate Pilgrims by James C. Simmons
                                                                                                                            14. Cover by J.J. Sempe
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                                                                                                                            September 14, 1987 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-32
                                                                                                                            2. "Jock Is Back" by George W.S. Trow, p. 33
                                                                                                                            3. "Admirals" by Michael Chabon, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                            4. "September" by Nina Cassian, pp. 36-38
                                                                                                                            5. Annals of Exploration (Sabah) by Caroline Alexander, pp. 39-95
                                                                                                                            6. Reflections (The Economy) by Robert Heilbroner, pp. 96-109
                                                                                                                            7. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 110-115
                                                                                                                            8. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 116-129
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                                                                                                                              Books: Cornucopia by George Steiner, pp. 130-133 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Embarrassment of Riches by Simon Schama
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                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 134 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Mum and Mr Armitage by Beryl Bainbridge
                                                                                                                              2. Palomino by Elizabeth Jolley
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                                                                                                                              General Spillville, by Patricia Hampl and Steven Sorman, p. 135 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Spillville by Patricia Hampl and Steven Sorman
                                                                                                                              2. Embattled Courage by Gerald F. Linderman
                                                                                                                              3. Jackdaw Cake by Norman Lewis
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                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Gatsby's Vineyard, by A.E. Maxwell, pp. 136-138 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Gatsby's Vineyard by A.E. Maxwell
                                                                                                                              2. See Charlie Run by Brian Freemantle
                                                                                                                            13. Cover by Devera Ehrenberg
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                                                                                                                            September 21, 1987 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                            2. "Diary of a Flying Man" by Randy Cohen, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                            3. "Game Farm" by Rolfe Gardiner, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                            4. "Polonaise: A Variation" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 40-42
                                                                                                                            5. A Reporter at Large (The Philippines) by Robert Shaplen, pp. 43-77
                                                                                                                            6. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Wee Scots) by June Stern and Michael Stern, pp. 78-89
                                                                                                                            7. Reflections (August 9, 1987) by Richard Harris, pp. 90-102
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                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 103-107 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Maurice (1987 Film) by James Ivory
                                                                                                                              2. Tough Guys Don't Dance (1987 Film) by Norman Mailer
                                                                                                                              3. White Hunter, Black Heart by Peter Viertel
                                                                                                                              4. The Making of 'The African Queen' by Katharine Hepburn
                                                                                                                            9. "Aquarium" by Nancy Willard, pp. 108-112
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                                                                                                                              Books: A Final Door by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 113-119 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Answered Prayers by Truman Capote
                                                                                                                            11. Richard Harris, pp. 120-122
                                                                                                                            12. Cover by James Stevenson
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                                                                                                                            September 28, 1987 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-32
                                                                                                                            2. "Hostess" by Donald Magum, p. 33
                                                                                                                            3. "Half Past Four" by Ursula K. Le Guin, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                                            4. "Cosmetics" by Mary Stewart Hammond, pp. 38-56
                                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Julius La Rosa) by Whitney Balliett, pp. 57-62
                                                                                                                            6. A Reporter at Large (The Philippines---Part II) by Robert Shaplen, pp. 63-85
                                                                                                                            7. Our Footloose Correspondents (Finland) by John Updike, pp. 86-93
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                                                                                                                              Books: Stevie Smith by Clive James, pp. 94-95 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Stevie by Jack Barbera and William McBrien
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                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 96 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Illumination Night by Alice Hoffman
                                                                                                                              2. The Abiding Gospel of Claude Dee Moran, Jr. by Jack Farris
                                                                                                                              3. Brendan by Frederick Buechner
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                                                                                                                              General The Russian Album, by Michael Ignatieff, p. 97 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Russian Album by Michael Ignatieff
                                                                                                                              2. The Court and the Constitution by Archibald Cox
                                                                                                                              3. Marilyn Monroe: An Appreciation by Eve Arnold
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                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime The Berkut, by Joseph Heywood, pp. 98-100 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Berkut by Joseph Heywood
                                                                                                                              2. Stray Cat by Don Matheson
                                                                                                                            12. Cover by Paul Degen
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                                                                                                                          Issues of Oct.-Dec. 1987 = 13 Issues, 172 Articles
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                                                                                                                            October 5, 1987 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                                            2. "Law of Averages" by Frederick Barthelme, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                            3. "October Tune" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                            4. "Demonstration" by Paul Hoover, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                            5. "Erebus" by Linda Bierds, pp. 42-46
                                                                                                                            6. Annals of Government (Investigating Writers) by Herbert Mitgang, pp. 47-90
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                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 91-95 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Hope and Glory (1987 Film) by John Boorman
                                                                                                                              2. The Pick-Up Artist (1987 Film) by James Toback
                                                                                                                              3. Dark Eyes (1987 Film) by Nikita Mikhalkov
                                                                                                                            8. Letter from Monaco by William Murray, pp. 96-108
                                                                                                                            9. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 109
                                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 110-120
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: The Purloined Clinic by Janet Malcolm, pp. 121-125 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Realism, Writing, Disfiguration by Michael Fried
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                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 126 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Brothel in Rosenstrasse by Michael Moorcock
                                                                                                                              2. From Rockaway by Jill Eisenstadt
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                                                                                                                              General American Journals, by Albert Camus, pp. 126-127 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. American Journals by Albert Camus
                                                                                                                              2. Mary Shelley by Muriel Spark
                                                                                                                              3. The Twilight Struggle by William Attwood
                                                                                                                            14. Howard Moss, pp. 128-132
                                                                                                                            15. Cover by Gretchen Dow Simpson
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                                                                                                                            October 12, 1987 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 15-39
                                                                                                                            2. "A Kind of Dying" by Marvin Barrett, pp. 40-43
                                                                                                                            3. "Szyrk v. Village of Tatamount et al" by William Gaddis, pp. 44-45
                                                                                                                            4. "Two Poems" by Primo Levi, pp. 46-50
                                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Leroy and Kathy Looper) by Bill Barich, pp. 51-91
                                                                                                                            6. A Reporter at Large (Iraq---Part I) by Milton Viorst, pp. 92-114
                                                                                                                            7. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 115-117
                                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Mimi Kramer, pp. 118-121
                                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 122-129
                                                                                                                            10. Letter from Europe by Jane Kramer, pp. 130-144
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                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 145 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Dreams of the Kalahari by Carolyn Slaughter
                                                                                                                              2. Outlaws by George V. Higgins
                                                                                                                              3. Family Life by Mary Elsie Robertson
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                                                                                                                              General Freedom Song, by Mary Perry King, p. 145 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Freedom Song by Mary Perry King
                                                                                                                              2. Last Letters by Olivier Blanc
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                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime A Fine Red Rain, by Stuart M. Kaminsky, pp. 146-148 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. A Fine Red Rain by Stuart M. Kaminsky
                                                                                                                            14. Cover by Barbara Westman
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                                                                                                                            October 19, 1987 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                                            2. "The Best Me Possible" by Mitchell Kriegman, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                            3. "The Curfew by Peter Gordon, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                            4. "The Black Lace Fan My Mother Gave Me" by Eavan Boland, pp. 40-44
                                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Miriam Rothschild) by Kennedy Fraser, p. 45
                                                                                                                            6. "Airport" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 46-75
                                                                                                                            7. A Reporter at Large (Iraq---Part II) by Milton Viorst, pp. 76-98
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 99-105
                                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 106-111 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Fatal Attraction (1987 Film) by Adrian Lyne
                                                                                                                              2. Baby Boom (1987 Film) by Charles Shyer
                                                                                                                              3. The Princess Bride (1987 Film) by Rob Reiner
                                                                                                                            10. "The Whelk" by Sherod Santos, pp. 112-114
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: One Thousand Years of Solitude by George Steiner, pp. 115-118 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Day of Judgement by Salvatore Satta
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 119-120 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Waiting for Childhood by Sumner Locke Elliott
                                                                                                                              2. The Color of Blood by Brian Moore
                                                                                                                              3. The Boys of Winter by Wilfrid Sheed
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              General George Washington: The Making of an American S..., p. 121 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. George Washington: The Making of an American Symbol by Barry Schwartz
                                                                                                                              2. Straight On Till Morning by Mary S. Lovell
                                                                                                                              3. Galileo: Heretic by Pietro Redondi
                                                                                                                              4. Empire: William S. Paley and the Making of CBS by Lewis J. Paper
                                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Death on the Rocks, by Michael Allegretto, pp. 122-126 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Death on the Rocks by Michael Allegretto
                                                                                                                              2. Greenfinger by Julian Rathbone
                                                                                                                            15. Cover by John O'Brien
                                                                                                                          4. [+]
                                                                                                                            October 26, 1987 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-32
                                                                                                                            2. "Post-Season Knucklers" by James Stevenson, p. 33
                                                                                                                            3. "Alpha" by Larry Woiwode, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                            4. "On the River" by Philip Levine, pp. 36-41
                                                                                                                            5. "Goodbye, Goteborg" by John Updike, pp. 42-63
                                                                                                                            6. A Reporter at Large (Asteroids) by Richard Preston, pp. 64-97
                                                                                                                            7. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Cabrovo) by Burton Bernstein, pp. 98-120
                                                                                                                            8. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 121-129
                                                                                                                            9. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 130-135
                                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 136-141
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Advertisements for Themselves by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 142-148 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Rules of Attraction by Bret Easton Ellis
                                                                                                                              2. A Cannibal in Manhattan by Tama Janowitz
                                                                                                                            12. Cover by Eugene Mihaesco
                                                                                                                          5. [+]
                                                                                                                            November 2, 1987 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-37
                                                                                                                            2. "From 100 Elvis Stories" by Lisa Walker, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                            3. "The Ship Ahoy" by Ursula K. Le Guin, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                            4. "All Hallows' Eve" by Czeslaw Milosz, pp. 42-46
                                                                                                                            5. Reflections (Chile) by Jacobo Timerman, p. 47
                                                                                                                            6. "Crabbing for Blue-Claws" by James Ulmer, pp. 48-135
                                                                                                                            7. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 136-140 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Weeds (1987 Film) by John D. Hancock
                                                                                                                              2. Barfly (1987 Film) by Barbet Schroeder
                                                                                                                              3. Someone to Watch Over Me (1987 Film) by Ridley Scott
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 141-145
                                                                                                                            9. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 146-149
                                                                                                                            10. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 150-174
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: A House Divided by Judith Thurman, pp. 175-182 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Beloved by Toni Morrison
                                                                                                                            12. Cover by Charles Addams
                                                                                                                          6. [+]
                                                                                                                            November 9, 1987 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 39-45
                                                                                                                            2. "Abundance" by Charles Dickinson, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                            3. "In Memoriam" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 48-53
                                                                                                                            4. Annals of Finance (The Fed--Part I) by William Greider, pp. 54-112
                                                                                                                            5. The Sky Line by Brendan Gill, pp. 113-128
                                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 129-131
                                                                                                                            7. "Journey" by W.S. Merwin, p. 132
                                                                                                                            8. Letter from Rome by Andrea Lee, pp. 133-145
                                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 146-150
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Also-Rans by Naomi Bliven, pp. 151-153 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Great Triumvirate: Webster, Clay, and Calhoun by Merrill D. Peterson
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 154 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Touch by Elmore Leonard
                                                                                                                              2. Valley of Decision by Stanley Middleton
                                                                                                                              3. The Very Rich Hours by Jean McGarry
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              General Debussy Letters, by Francois Lesure, Roger Nic..., p. 155 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Debussy Letters by Francois Lesure, Roger Nichols, and Achille-Claude Debussy, ...
                                                                                                                              2. Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography by Jean H. Baker
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Death of a Dormouse, by Reginald Hill, pp. 156-158 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Death of a Dormouse by Reginald Hill
                                                                                                                              2. Tricks by Ed Mcbain
                                                                                                                            14. Cover by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                          7. [+]
                                                                                                                            November 16, 1987 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 35-39
                                                                                                                            2. "Hollywood in the Fifties" by Garrison Keillor, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                            3. "Oh, What Avails" by Alice Munro, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                                            4. "Sycamores" by Deborah Digges, pp. 44-67
                                                                                                                            5. Annals of Finance (The Fed---Part II) by William Greider, pp. 68-113
                                                                                                                            6. On and Off the Avenue, pp. 114-131
                                                                                                                            7. (And for Children) , pp. 132-139
                                                                                                                            8. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema: Mindspeak by Pauline Kael, pp. 140-146 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (1987 Film) by Stephen Frears
                                                                                                                              2. Made in Heaven (1987 Film) by Alan Rudolph
                                                                                                                              3. Suspect (1987 Film) by Peter Yates
                                                                                                                            9. The Theatre by Mimi Kramer, pp. 147-152
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              Seeking Connections in an Insecure Country by John Updike, pp. 153-158 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. The Radiant Way by Margaret Drabble
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 159 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. World's End by T. Coraghessan Boyle
                                                                                                                              2. Miss Undine's Living Room by James Wilcox
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              General Chaos: Making a New Science, by James Gleick, pp. 160-162 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Chaos: Making a New Science by James Gleick
                                                                                                                              2. East Along the Equator by Helen Winternitz
                                                                                                                              3. Living with War by Sally Belfrage
                                                                                                                            13. Cover by James Stevenson
                                                                                                                          8. [+]
                                                                                                                            November 23, 1987 Issue = 11 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-38
                                                                                                                            2. "Above the World" by Philip Levine, p. 39
                                                                                                                            3. "Low Rider" by Tracy Daugherty, pp. 40-48
                                                                                                                            4. Annals of Finance (The Fed---Part III) by William Greider, pp. 49-104
                                                                                                                            5. On and Off the Avenue (Christmas Gifts for the House), pp. 105-118
                                                                                                                            6. Reflections (Family) by Harold Brodkey, pp. 119-133
                                                                                                                            7. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 134-139
                                                                                                                            8. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 140-152
                                                                                                                            9. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 153
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: An Enemy of His Time by Susan Lardner, p. 154 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Tarabas: A Guest on Earth by Joseph Roth
                                                                                                                            11. Cover by Brad Holland
                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                            November 30, 1987 Issue = 11 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                            2. "Father" by Sergei Dovlatov, pp. 34-36
                                                                                                                            3. "Volpone" by Jane Shapiro, p. 37
                                                                                                                            4. "The Wyoming Poetry Tour" by Stanley Plumly, pp. 38-43
                                                                                                                            5. Profiles (W. Graham Arader III) by Mark Singer, pp. 44-97
                                                                                                                            6. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 98-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Last Emperor (1987 Film) by Bernardo Bertolucci
                                                                                                                              2. Cry Freedom (1987 Film) by Richard Attenborough
                                                                                                                            7. Letter from Europe by Jane Kramer, pp. 105-120
                                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 121-123
                                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 124-131
                                                                                                                            10. Books by Faith McNulty, pp. 132-146
                                                                                                                            11. Cover by Andrzej Czeczot
                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                            December 7, 1987 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 35-40
                                                                                                                            2. "Womb Ward" by Doris Lessing, pp. 41-43
                                                                                                                            3. "Jack's Girl" by Cynthia Kadohata, pp. 44-45
                                                                                                                            4. "John Muir Remembers Eliza Hendricks" by Christianne Balk, pp. 46-48
                                                                                                                            5. "On the List" by John N. Morris, pp. 49-50
                                                                                                                            6. The Sporting Scene (Baseball) by Roger Angell, pp. 51-117
                                                                                                                            7. On and Off the Avenue (Christmas Gifts for Children), pp. 118-139
                                                                                                                            8. Reflections (Recent History) by William Pfaff, pp. 140-150
                                                                                                                            9. The Art World by Sanford Schwartz, pp. 151-154
                                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 155-164
                                                                                                                            11. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 165-170
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Becoming a Great Naturalist by Daniel J. Kevles, pp. 171-189 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. A Calendar of the Correspondence of Charles Darwin, 1821-1882 by Frederick Burkhardt, Sydney Smith, and Charles Darwin, ...
                                                                                                                              2. The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, Vol. I: 1821-1836 by Frederick Burkhardt, Sydney Smith, and Charles Darwin, ...
                                                                                                                              3. The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, Vol. II: 1837-1843 by Frederick Burkhardt, Sydney Smith, and Charles Darwin, ...
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 190-191 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Imagining Argentina by Lawrence Thornton
                                                                                                                              2. Rich in Love by Josephine Humphreys
                                                                                                                              3. Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner
                                                                                                                              4. Cobwebwalking by Sara Banerji
                                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                                              General Victor Gollancz: A Biography, by Ruth Dudley E..., pp. 192-193 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Victor Gollancz: A Biography by Ruth Dudley Edwards
                                                                                                                              2. And We Are Not Saved by Derrick Bell
                                                                                                                              3. The Big Store by Donald R. Katz
                                                                                                                              4. The Kingdom in the Country by James Conaway
                                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Out on the Rim, by Ross Thomas, pp. 194-196 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Out on the Rim by Ross Thomas
                                                                                                                            16. Cover by Iris Van Rynbach
                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                            December 14, 1987 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-39
                                                                                                                            2. "Brother Grasshopper" by John Updike, pp. 40-43
                                                                                                                            3. "The Poor in the Bus Depot" by Ledo Ivo, pp. 44-46
                                                                                                                            4. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Tibet) by Jeremy Bernstein, p. 47
                                                                                                                            5. "The Potato Picker" by Nancy Willard, pp. 48-105
                                                                                                                            6. On and Off the Avenue (Christmas Gifts for Men), pp. 106-118
                                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 119-120
                                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 121-123
                                                                                                                            9. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 124-143
                                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 144-149 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Dead (1987 Film) by John Huston
                                                                                                                              2. Housekeeping (1987 Film) by Bill Forsyth
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: Apologia pro Vita Sua by Alfred Kazin, pp. 150-156 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Timebends: A Life by Arthur Miller
                                                                                                                            12. Cover by William Steig
                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                            December 21, 1987 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-36
                                                                                                                            2. "Brandy by Firelight" by Ian Frazier, p. 37
                                                                                                                            3. "Pilgrimage" by Susan Sontag, pp. 38-41
                                                                                                                            4. "Snow White and Rose Red" by Debora Greger, pp. 42-55
                                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Leonard Ragozin) by Jeff Coplon, pp. 56-83
                                                                                                                            6. On and Off the Avenue (The Christmas Table), pp. 84-101
                                                                                                                            7. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 102-105
                                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 106-107
                                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 108-111
                                                                                                                            10. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 112-131
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: One of Nature's Balkans by V.S. Pritchett, pp. 132-136 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. Rebecca West: A Life by Victoria Glendinning
                                                                                                                            12. Cover by Jenni Oliver
                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                            December 28, 1987 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-38
                                                                                                                            2. "Greetings, Friends!" by Roger Angell, p. 39
                                                                                                                            3. "Your Book Saved My Life, Mister" by Garrison Keillor, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                            4. "Horatio's Trick" by Ann Beattie, pp. 42-45
                                                                                                                            5. "Chimes" by Laura Jensen, pp. 46-78
                                                                                                                            6. Onward and Upward with the Arts (Bug Art) by Sue Hubbell, pp. 79-89
                                                                                                                            7. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 90-91
                                                                                                                            8. [+]
                                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 92-95 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne (1987 Film) by Jack Clayton
                                                                                                                              2. Empire of the Sun (1987 Film) by Steven Spielberg
                                                                                                                            9. Letter from Beijing by Fred C. Shapiro, pp. 96-103
                                                                                                                            10. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 104-118
                                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                                              Books: What You Deserve Is What You Get by John Updike, pp. 119-122 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                              1. You Must Remember This by Joyce Carol Oates
                                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 123 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. Zion's Cause by Jim Peyton
                                                                                                                              2. I'm Dying Laughing by Christina Stead
                                                                                                                              3. Saints and Scholars by Terry Eagleton
                                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                                              General And the Band Played On, by Randy Shilts, pp. 124-125 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. And the Band Played On by Randy Shilts
                                                                                                                              2. The Fords: An American Epic by Peter Collier and David Horowitz
                                                                                                                              3. The Hunting of the Quark by Michael Riordan
                                                                                                                              4. Economics in Perspective by John Kenneth Galbraith
                                                                                                                              5. Athletes: Photographs, 1860-1986 by Ruth Silverman
                                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime When the Fat Man Sings, by William Murray, pp. 126-130 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                              1. When the Fat Man Sings by William Murray
                                                                                                                              2. Talking to Strange Men by Ruth Rendell
                                                                                                                            15. Cover by Lonni Sue Johnson
                                                                                                                      2. [+]
                                                                                                                        Issues of 1988 = 52 Issues, 708 Articles
                                                                                                                        1. [+]
                                                                                                                          Issues of 1989 = 52 Issues, 731 Articles
                                                                                                                        2. [+]
                                                                                                                          Issues of the 1990s = 10 Years, 479 Issues, 8,890 Articles
                                                                                                                          1. [+]
                                                                                                                            Issues of 1990 = 52 Issues, 718 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. [+]
                                                                                                                              Issues of 1991 = 51 Issues, 697 Articles
                                                                                                                              1. [+]
                                                                                                                                Issues of 1992 = 52 Issues, 822 Articles
                                                                                                                                1. [+]
                                                                                                                                  Issues of 1993 = 50 Issues, 1,039 Articles
                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                    Issues of 1994 = 49 Issues, 953 Articles
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                                                                                                                                      Issues of 1995 = 48 Issues, 985 Articles
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                                                                                                                                        Issues of 1996 = 46 Issues, 970 Articles
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                                                                                                                                          Issues of 1997 = 42 Issues, 851 Articles
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                                                                                                                                            Issues of 1998 = 45 Issues, 937 Articles
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                                                                                                                                              Issues of 1999 = 44 Issues, 918 Articles
                                                                                                                                            2. [+]
                                                                                                                                              Issues of the 2000s = 10 Years, 436 Issues, 7,939 Articles
                                                                                                                                              1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                Issues of 2000 = 46 Issues, 840 Articles
                                                                                                                                                1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                  Issues of 2001 = 41 Issues, 716 Articles
                                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    Issues of 2002 = 46 Issues, 794 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Issues of 2003 = 46 Issues, 827 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                        Issues of 2004 = 42 Issues, 738 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                          Issues of 2005 = 47 Issues, 829 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                            Issues of 2006 = 46 Issues, 832 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                              Issues of 2007 = 46 Issues, 876 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                                Issues of 2008 = 34 Issues, 664 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of 2009 = 42 Issues, 823 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of the 2010s = 1 Year, 3 Issues, 50 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                                    Issues of 2010 = 3 Issues, 50 Articles