• Pages: 96
  • Format: 210 x 148mm
  • Illustrations: B/W
  • Publication date: Mar 15
  • Producer: Smith Settle
  • Cover artist: Andrew Gifford
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Slightly Foxed Issue 45

Frankly, My Dear

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In this issue

Victoria Glendinning hunts a biographer • Lawrence Sail hears healing laughter • Sarah Lawson revisits Gone with the WindRohan Candappa discovers a comic genius • Annabel Walker tastes the life of a peregrine • Patrick Welland enters the world of a Roman Emperor • Laura Freeman takes love lessons • John Keay witnesses a Javanese tragedy • Jane Ridley meets Edward VIII • Jeremy Lewis marches with Marlborough • Daisy Hay reads a novel of society, and much more besides . . .

Frankly, My Dear • SARAH LAWSON

Margaret Mitchell, Gone with the Wind

Hunt the Biographer • VICTORIA GLENDINNING

Michael Holroyd, Basil Street Blues


The comic-strip genius Winsor McCay

A Javanese Tragedy • JOHN KEAY

Pramoedya Ananta Toer’s Buru Quartet

Riding the Wind • ANNABEL WALKER

J. A. Baker, The Peregrine

Last of the Pagans • PATRICK WELLAND

Gore Vidal, Julian

Work Experience • ANNE BOSTON

Mary Breasted, I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This

Marching with Marlborough • JEREMY LEWIS

Ronald Welch, Captain of Dragoons

Healing Laughter • LAWRENCE SAIL

P. J. Kavanagh, The Perfect Stranger

Falling in Love Again . . . • LAURA FREEMAN

Joan Wyndham, Love Lessons

A Glimpse of the Moon • WILLIAM PALMER

Jack Mapanje, And Crocodiles Are Hungry at Night

The Black Mask • DEREK PARKER

Dashiell Hammett, The Maltese Falcon

Prince Not-So-Charming • JANE RIDLEY

Frances Donaldson, Edward VIII

The Call of the Sea • GALEN O’HANLON

Neil M. Gunn, The Silver Darlings

A Dizzy Romance • DAISY HAY

Benjamin Disraeli, Endymion

The Battleship Salesman • CHARLES ELLIOTT

Hugh Trevor-Roper, Hermit of Peking

Fishcakes! • ANTHONY WELLS

Robert Graves, Lars Porsena or the Future of Swearing

About Slightly Foxed

The independent-minded quarterly that combines good looks, good writing and a personal approach. Slightly Foxed introduces its readers to books that are no longer new and fashionable but have lasting appeal. Good-humoured, unpretentious and a bit eccentric, it’s more like a well-read friend than a literary magazine. More . . . 

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Comments & Reviews

  1. Pat Cherry says:

    Loved reading the article by Sarah Lawson of Margaret Mitchell’s book, Gone with the Wind. Sarah is a brilliant writer and gives the reader excitement as she reviews an old masterfully written book with its twists and turns and emotionally charged issues of lives being changed and women learning to survive.

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