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... By RALPH STRAUS SMALL islands in big oceans have a habit, as we know, of occasionally appearing and disappearing and the novelists, of course, halve taken the fullest advantage of thi ...

Published: Wednesday 22 July 1925
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 702 | Page: Page 62 | Tags: Review 

At The Theatre: The Unquiet Spirit (Arts)

... At The Theatre Aiiilion> iookinan Tlic disquiet Spirit (Arts) SILENCE in the theatre would seem to be as odd a contradiction in terms as chatter at a Quakers' meeting. It is all very well for the dr ...

Published: Wednesday 16 March 1949
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 702 | Page: Page 10 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

Book Reviews

... Elizabeth Bewehs LORD DAVID CECIL's eminence as a critic is established; his nature as a critic remains unique. He is in the great tradition without being academic; his writing carries au ...

Book Reviews

... Elizabeth Havens IT'S exciting to welcome back C. H. B. Kitchin --from whom we have not had a book for too long. His name has never been out of mind with those who care for writing and wa ...

Published: Wednesday 23 March 1949
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2438 | Page: Page 26, 27 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

At The Theatre: Adventure Story (St. James's)

... At The Theatre Adventure Storv (St. Jaines\) A ntli wnr Cookman MR. TERENCE RATTICAN has been, I think, unfairly taken to task for the shortcomings of his attempt to put Alexander the Great on to th ...

Published: Wednesday 30 March 1949
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 757 | Page: Page 10 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

Book Reviews

... Elizabeth Bewen s ELIZABETH TAYLOR, whose ever- unfolding powers are to be watched with joy, gives us as her fourth novel, A Wreath of Roses (Peter Davies; 8s. 6d.). This has been awaited ...

RECORD OF THE WEEK

... IU:i;il!UI OF THE WEEK^ The aftermath of war has brought home three important axioms; the necessity of having a sense of humour, an appreci ation of values, and the ability to pull together if one wis ...

Published: Wednesday 06 April 1949
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 173 | Page: Page 34 | Tags: Review 

At The Theatre: Belinda Fair Saville

... At The Theatre llelimla Fair** (ftaville) Aiillionv Cookman IN recommending Mr. Eric Maschwitz's new show, I am conscious of a certain difficulty which not infrequently besets the critic who takes a ...

Published: Wednesday 13 April 1949
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 674 | Page: Page 10 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

Book Reviews

... Elizabeth Brnven's ARTIST AMONG THE MISSING (Heine mann; 9s. 6 d.) is likely to be an out- standing novel of this spring. Olivia Manning wrote it: ten years have intervened between the a ...

Book Reviews

... Elizabeth Bewehs DO you think of proposing, of becoming engaged? If so, seek out The Happy Yes (Benn; 9s. 6 d.), an anthology of Mar riage Proposals Grave and Gay. The compilers, Margar ...