27 MARCH 1970, page 20

Now And Then

TREVOR GROVE Nunquam Lawrence Durrell (Faber 30s) Lawrence Durrell poses something of a prob- lem for the critics: he is so immensely plausible—in both senses of the word. There......

Arts Death Bed Scenes

HILARY SPURLING Gloom, grief, misgiving and the collapse of the commercial theatre as we know it come together, as might have been pre- dicted, in the opening sentences of The......