V.S. Pritchett

V.S. Pritchett (1900–1997) was a British essayist, novelist and short story writer. He worked as a foreign correspondent for the The Christian Science Monitorand as a literary critic forNew Statesman. In 1968 Pritchett was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire; he was knighted in 1975. His body of work includes many collections of short stories, in addition to travelogues, reviews, literary biographies and novels.

Mocking the Immemorial

Rossetti and His Circle

by Max Beerbohm, a new edition with an introduction by N. John Hall

The Illustrated Zuleika Dobson, or an Oxford Love Story by

by Max Beerbohm, with 80 illustrations by the author and an introduction N. John Hall

November 5, 1987 issue

On the Verge

Dostoevsky: The Stir of Liberation, 1860–-1865

by Joseph Frank

September 25, 1986 issue

His Angry Way

Mr Noon University Press

by D.H. Lawrence, edited by Lindeth Vasey

October 25, 1984 issue

Surviving in the Ruins

Surviving in the Ruins

Cyril Connolly: Journal and Memoir

by David Pryce-Jones

The Selected Essays of Cyril Connolly

edited by Peter Quennell

Enemies of Promise

by Cyril Connolly

The Unquiet Grave: A Word Cycle

by Palinurus (Cyril Connolly)

The Rock Pool

by Cyril Connolly

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March 15, 1984 issue

The Humming Poet

The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Volume X, Companion

edited by Robert Latham and William Matthews, compiled and edited by Robert Latham

The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Volume XI, Index

edited by Robert Latham and William Matthews, compiled and edited by Robert Latham

October 27, 1983 issue



Marcel Proust: Selected Letters (1880-1903)

edited by Philip Kolb, translated by Ralph Manheim, with an introduction by J.M. Cocking

July 21, 1983 issue

The Supreme Fairy Tale

The Supreme Fairy Tale

Lectures on Don Quixote

by Vladimir Nabokov, edited by Fredson Bowers, preface by Reynolds Price, introduction by Guy Davenport

March 3, 1983 issue

Private Lives

The Correspondence of Boris Pasternak and Olga Freidenberg, 1910-1954

complied and edited by Elliott Mossman, translated by Elliott Mossman and Margaret Wettlin

August 12, 1982 issue

The Logic of Franz Kafka

Kafka: A Biography

by Ronald Hayman

Kafka's Other Trial: The Letters to Felice

by Elias Canetti, translated by Christopher Middleton

Letters to Ottla and the Family

by Franz Kafka, edited by N.N. Glatzer, translated by Richard Winston and Clara Winston

February 4, 1982 issue

Demon Lover

Memoirs of an Anti-Semite

by Gregor von Rezzori

July 16, 1981 issue

The Poet-Logician

The Poet-Logician

"Camille Pissarro, 1830-1903" August 9, 1981

an exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, May 19, 1981, to

Pissarro of Fine Arts, Boston

catalogue issued by the Arts Council of Great Britain and the Museum

Camille Pissarro: A Catalogue of the Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

by Richard Brettell and Christopher Lloyd

Pissarro: His Life and Work

by Ralph E. Shikes and Paula Harper

May 14, 1981 issue

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