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Paul Johnson is the author of Pope John Paul II and the Catholic Restoration.

T. S. Matthews, poet and journalist, is a former editor of Time. His many books include Under the Influence: Recollections of Robert Graves, Laura Riding and friends.

Allan Massie's last novel was The Death of Men.

Harold Acton's books include Florence, Tuscan Villas and The Path Conspiracy.

David Williams is writing a life of George Borrow.