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'BOOKS AND AUTHORS'

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
A programme about the world of books and those who live in it. Editor, Arthur Calder-Marshall
'The Life of William Hazlitf : a new edition of P. P. Howe 's bio
-graphy, reviewed by Richard Usborne
I The editor answers your questions
Rupert Hart-Davies discusses the problem of the new publisher today ' The Bed,' by Cecil and Margery Gray-an anthology of the bed from-antiquity to modern times-reviewed by Lionel Hale
Over to Zurich for the P.E.N. Club's nineteenth International Congress.
Lionel Hale reviews the re-issue of ' Is Sex Necessary? ', the humorous work of James Thurber and E. B. White
' Your Library List,' with comment by Richard Usborne

Contributors

Editor: Arthur Calder-Marshall
Unknown: William Hazlitf
Unknown: P. P. Howe
Reviewed By: Richard Usborne
Unknown: Rupert Hart-Davies
Unknown: Margery Gray-An
Unknown: Lionel Hale
Unknown: Lionel Hale
Unknown: James Thurber
Unknown: E. B. White
Unknown: Richard Usborne

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