Impressions of Degas

My Friend Degas by Daniel Halévy, translated and edited, with notes by Mina Curtiss

The Unknown Degas and Renoir in the National Museum of Belgrade by Denis Rouart

A Genius, But…

Frieda Lawrence: The Memoirs and Correspondence edited by E.W. Tedlock Jr.

The Paintings of D. H. Lawrence edited by Mervyn Levy, with essays by Harry T. Moore and Jack Lindsay and Herbert Read

The Complete Poems of D. H. Lawrence edited by Vivian de Sola Pinto, edited by F. Warren Roberts

Spoiled Kings

The Tragedy of Charles II in the years 1630-1660 by Hester W. Chapman

The Stuarts in Love by Maurice Ashley

A Modern Master

Dreamtigers by Jorge Luis Borges, translated by Mildred Boyer and Harold Morland

Labyrinths by Jorge Luis Borges, edited by Donald Yates and James E. Irby

A Nous la Liberte

The Technological Society by Jacques Ellul, Translated from the French by John Wilkinson, with an Introduction by Robert K. Merton

Ou va le travail humain? by George Friedmann

Machinisme et Bien-Etre by Jean Fourastié

Introduction a la modernite by Henri Lefebvre

The French Bureaucratic System by Michel Crozier

La nouvelle classe ouvriere by Serge Mallet


Francis Haskell (1928-2000) was an English art historian. His works include Patrons and Painters: Art and Society in Baroque Italyand History and its Images: Art and the Interpretation of the Past. Haskell taught at Oxford.

George Lichtheim (1912–1973) was a scholar of Marx and Marxism. Lichtheim was a regular contributor to The Review and a contributing editor of Commentary. His books include From Marx to Hegeland Europe in the Twentieth Century.

Conor Cruise O’Brien (1917–2009) was an Irish historian and politician. He was elected to the Irish parliament in 1969 and served as a Minister from 1973 until 1977. His works include States of Ireland, The Great Melody and Memoir: My Life and Themes.

Christopher Ricks teaches at Boston University in the Core Curriculum and the Editorial Institute and is a former president of the Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers. From 2004 to 2009 he was Professor of Poetry at the University of Oxford. His recent books include True Friendship: Geoffrey Hill, Anthony Hecht, and Robert Lowell Under the Sign of Eliot and Pound and Decisions and Revisions in T.S. Eliot.

John Weightman (1915–2004) was a critic and literary scholar. After working as a translator and announcer for the BBC French service, Weightman turned to the study of French literature. He taught at King’s College London and the University of London. His books include The Concept of the Avant-Gardeand The Cat Sat on the Mat: Language and the Absurd.

Frances A. Yates (1899–1981) was an English historian. She taught for many years at The Warburg Institute, where she studied the history of esotericism in the West.