Slightly Foxed Issue 41
  • Pages: 96
  • Format: 210 x 148mm
  • Illustrations: B/W
  • Publication date: March 2014
  • Producer: Smith Settle
  • Cover artist: James Weston Lewis
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Slightly Foxed Issue 41

Cellmates

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In this issue

Richard Mabey finds a cellmate • Anne Boston falls for Carrington • Anthony Gardner salutes a remarkable soldier • Jane Ridley curtseys to a queen • David Gilmour visits a francophile’s England • Daisy Hay meets a Mitford • Patrick Welland raises a glass to Flann O’Brien • Galen O’Hanlon paddles with ducks . . .


Cellmates • RICHARD MABEY

Lewis Thomas, The Lives of a Cell: Notes of a Biology Watcher

The Strength of the Gentle • ANTHONY GARDNER

John Hackett, I Was a Stranger

Git a Hoss! • DAVID RAIN

Booth Tarkington, The Magnificent Ambersons

Never a Belonger • DAVID GILMOUR

On the works of Richard Cobb

A Reluctant Hero • AMANDA THEUNISSEN

Ronald Welch, Captain of Foot

Marching with the Trottas • ARIANE BANKES

Joseph Roth, The Radetzky March

The Purple Moth • JANE RIDLEY

James Pope-Hennessy, Queen Mary

Through the Wardrobe • LOMAX ALLWOOD

On the illustrations of Pauline Diana Baynes

A Quare One • PATRICK WELLAND

Flann O’Brien, The Complete Novels

Taking a Gander • GALEN O’HANLON

Dillon Ripley, A Paddling of Ducks

The War of Aircraftwoman 2146391 • DON WATSON

Mary Lee Settle, All the Brave Promises

Well Earthed • ANTHONY LONGDEN

S. L. Bensusan, Village Idylls; A Marshland Omnibus

Honourable Rebel • DAISY HAY

Jessica Mitford, Hons and Rebels

A Certain Idea of France • HENRY JEFFREYS

Allan Massie, A Question of Loyalties

Catlike Carrington • ANNE BOSTON

On the art of Dora Carrington

What Became of Waring • MICHAEL BARBER

Anthony Powell, What’s Become of Waring

A Dickens of a Project • LAURA FREEMAN

On the novels of Charles Dickens


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