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After Big Game In The Upper Yukon By Major Nevin

A. D. Armstrong Major Armstrong's book (John Long, 18s.) deserves a better title than he has given it. It is not, as one might imagine, just another dreary record of bags, but a......

Current Literature Elements Of Hunting By R. S. Summerhays

This small book (Country Life, 7s. 6c r) is calculated to instruct the greenhorn of the hunting-field. It accepts all the taboos with _absolute simpliciti,' sacrifices a couple......

The Writer In A Changing World Edited By Henry Hart

This book (Lawrence and Wishart, 6s.) is a collection of the best speeches de- livered at the recent Second Congress of American Writers, and the theme run- ning through them......

The Truth About Writing By Cecil Palmet

Mr. Palmer's book (Heinemann, 7s. 6d.) has the virtue of a threatening pessimism. Writing is one of those more erratic professions which conceal a mass of poverty behind a few......

Suffolk Churches And

THEIR -.. TRE ASURES.... - • By H. Munro Cautley "Suffolk, as a former centre of the wool trade is extremely _rich mediaeval chtircles, _The late Dr. Montague James's :notes oh......

Oliver Cromwell : A Dictator's Tragedy By Mary Taylor...

It is stated in the preface to this book (Putnam, r5s.) that it is not a " life." It would be unfair to describe it as a tragedy ; but it is certainly a failure. Miss Blauvelt's......

On The Road With Bertram Mills By A. Stanley Williamson

If you are a circus fan it will only be necessary to say that the author of On the Road With Bertram Mills (Chatto and Windus, rzs. 6d.) has been for five years " Big Top "......