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Introduced by Robin Holmes.

Writer Talking: Charles Ferguson talks to Patricia Brent about his recent life of Cardinal Wolsey, Naked to Mine Enemies.

Special Notice: Marghanita Laski reviews The Development of the Detective Novel by A. E. Murch.

Library List: C. Day Lewis on some recent detective stories.

Quotation: Denis McCarthy reads from Richard Church's new book of essays, A Country Window.

(The first three items are recorded)


Robin Holmes
Interviewee (Writer Talking):
Charles Ferguson
Interviewer (Writer Talking):
Patricia Brent
Reviewer (Special Notice):
Marghanita Laski
Speaker (Library List):
C. Day Lewis
Reader (Quotation):
Denis McCarthy

Listeners' questions are discussed by Terence Reese, Harold Franklin, a guest expert, and a listener who puts his own question.
This is one of the problems:
Dealer, South: East-West game
South 1S No
West No ?
North 2H
East No
What should West bid, holding [Spades] A J 6 3: [Hearts] J 10 [Diamonds] Q 8 6 5 2: [Clubs] A 4


Terence Reese
Harold Franklin
A guest expert [name uncredited]
A listener [name uncredited]

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