18 MAY 1923, page 17

Books.

THIS WEEK'S BOOKS. WHETHER influenced by the weather or not, the production of books has dropped as suddenly as the barometer. My table this week bore a lighter load than for......

The Chief Ministers Of England.*

ALL who remember Mr. Clive Bigham's fascinating book, The Prime Ministers of Britain, will be delighted to hear of another volume from his pen, The Chief Ministers of England,......

The Miners' Unions Of Northumberland And Durham.*

TrrE Cambridge University Press has done well, though it is no more than we should have expected of it, to publish Mr. Welbourne's essay, which was awarded the Thirlwall Prize,......