Bernard Bergonzi

Bernard Bergonzi is Emeritus Professor of English at the University of Warwick.


The Blacking Factory and Pennsylvania Gothic

by Wilfrid Sheed

Expensive People

by Joyce Carol Oates

The Beastly Beatitudes of Balthazar B

by J.P. Donleavy

Eva Trout

by Elizabeth Bowen

January 2, 1969 issue

Stale Incense


by Lawrence Durrell

Blessed McGill

by Edwin Shrake

July 11, 1968 issue

Nice But Not Good

The Nice and the Good

by Iris Murdoch

Orchestra and Beginners

by Frederic Raphael

Gone a Hundred Miles

by Heather Ross Miller

April 11, 1968 issue

Not Long Enough

Justice Hunger

by Meyer Liben

A Story that Ends with a Scream and Eight Others

by James Leo Herlihy

The Touching Hand

by Sallie Bingham

The Time of Friendship

by Paul Bowles

November 9, 1967 issue

“Eat! Eat!”

Thou Worm Jacob

by Mark Mirsky


by Herbert Gold

The Carpenter Years

by Arthur A. Cohen

Poor George

by Paula Fox

June 1, 1967 issue

Updike, Dennis, and Others

The Music School

by John Updike

A House in Order

by Nigel Dennis

La Chamade

by Françoise Sagan

Any God Will Do

by Richard Condon

February 9, 1967 issue

Stevenson for Grown-Ups

Stevenson for Grown-Ups

From Scotland to Silverado

by Robert Louis Stevenson, edited by James D. Hart

Robert Louis Stevenson and the Fiction of Adventure

by Robert Kiely

January 26, 1967 issue

Anything Goes

The Anti-Death League

by Kingsley Amis

Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me

by Richard Fariña

The Time of the Hero

by Mario Vargas Llosa

October 6, 1966 issue

Private Fortunes

The Beginners

by Dan Jacobson

Tenants of the House

by Heather Ross Miller

Black Light

by Galway Kinnell

The Old Man at the Railroad Crossing and Other Tales

by William Maxwell

April 28, 1966 issue


The Solid Mandala

by Patrick White

The Magus

by John Fowles

The Evening of the Holiday

by Shirley Hazzard

A True Story

by Stephen Hudson

March 17, 1966 issue

Out Our Way

The System of Dante's Hell

by LeRoi Jones

The Gold Diggers and Other Stories

by Robert Creeley

The Theologian

by William Harrison

January 20, 1966 issue

Herzog in Venice


by Richard Stern

In the World

by George P. Elliott

December 9, 1965 issue

Queen for a Day

Miss MacIntosh, My Darling

by Marguerite Young


by Sanford Friedman

The Nightclerk

by Stephen Schneck

November 25, 1965 issue

Big Winner

Esau and Jacob

by Machado de Assis

The Garden Where the Brass Band Played

by Simon Vestdijk

October 28, 1965 issue

Goodbye to All That

English Poetry of the First World War

by John H. Johnston

The Georgian Revolt

by Robert H. Ross

September 30, 1965 issue

Mixed Company

Mountain of Winter

by Shirley Schoonover

Knights and Dragons

by Elizabeth Spencer

August is a Wicked Month

by Edna O'Brien

Castle Keep

by William Eastlake

A Pile of Stones

by Hugh Nissenson

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June 3, 1965 issue

Funny Book

Funny Book

The Long Day Wanes: A Malayan Trilogy

by Anthony Burgess

May 20, 1965 issue

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