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                        INDEX OF VOLUME XVI
                         (Nos. gi-96: Spring ig66-Autumn ig6?)
Annand, J. K.: Poem, 247.                            Association Notes, 83, 206.
Annual General Meetings: 83, 206.                    Atwood, Margaret: Poem, 142.
Armstrong, William A.: Reviews, 23, 62, n o , 148,   Baynes, Simon: Poem, 204.
  187.                                               Bercovitch, Sacvan: Article, 11.
                                                     Brett, R. L.: Article, 94.
ARTICLES:                                            Brooks, Harold F.: Article, 89.
  Aspects of Rhythm and Rhyme in Eliot's Early Brown, George Mackay: Poem, 207.
     Poems, by John Chalker, 84.                     Bullough, Geoffrey: Review, 19.
  Between The Waste Land and the first Ariel Butter, Peter: Article, 218.
     poems: 'The Hollow Men', by Harold F. Campbell, Ian M.: Review, 236.
     Brooks, 89.                                     Chalker, John: Article, 84.
  'Captive and the Free, The': Artist, Child, and Chanda, S. M.: Article, 142.
     Society in the World of Joyce Cary, by Ken- Classroom, For the, 39, 79, 123, 164, 204, 247.
     neth Watson, 49.                                Cook, R. L.: Poems, 29, 249.
  Edwin Muir: The Journey Back, by Peter Butter, Correspondence, 118, 159.
     218.                                            Craigie, James: Review, 235.
  Eliot the Poet-Playwright, as seen in The Family Dederick, Robert: Poem, 10.
     Reunion, by Jennifer I. Isaacs, 100.            Dick, Pewilla: Poem, 192.
  Emphasis on Meaning, An, by John Skull, 55.        Fagg, Martin: Poem, 118.
  'Everyman': A Diamond Jubilee, by M. W., 43. Foakes, R. A.: Reviews, 18, 64, 185.
  Farmer's Boy, The: Robert Bloomfield, 1766- Fulton, Robin: Poem, 233; Article, 224.
     1823, by A. J. Sambrook, 167.                   Garioch, Robert: Poem, 238.
  Henry James: An Unfinished Masterpiece, by Gill, Frances: Poem, 158.
     S. Gorley Putt, 45.                             Goodridge, Frank: Poem, 93.
  'Holiness of the Heart's Affections, The': Aspects Gooneratne, Yasmine: Article, 133; Poem, 131.
     of the Poetry of Anne Ridler, by Kathleen E. Gramophone Records of Scottish Literature, by
     Morgan, 2.                                        George More, 240.
   Hugh MacDiarmid and the Scottish Renaissance, Green, F. Pratt: Poems, 48, 99.
     by W. A. S. Keir, 230.                          Griffiths, Bryn: Poem, 177.
   In Search of a Tradition: The Creative Writer in Haldane, Joan: Poem, 196.
     Ceylon, by Yasmine Gooneratne, 133.             Hamburger, Michael: Poem, 83.
  James VI and Renaissance Poetic Theory, by Hidden, Norman: Article, 178.
     Ronald D. S. Jack, 208.                          Holloway, Geoffrey: Poem, 124.
   Literature for the Teacher, by Norman Page, 7. Hudson, Derek: Reviews, 108, 149, 189.
   Lucy and Light: An Interpretation of Words- Isaacs, Jennifer I.: Article, 100.
     worth's Lucy Poems, by Sacvan Bercovitch, 11. Jack, Ronald D. S.: Article, 208; Review, 234.
   Moonlit Door, The; The Child Image in the Johnson, Geoffrey: Poem, 17.
     Poems of Randall Jarrell, by Norman Hidden, Johnson, Louis: Poem, 139.
      178.                                            Keir, W. A. S.: Article, 230.
   Mysticism and Incarnation in Four Quartets, by Kinsley, James: Article, 213.
     R. L. Brett, 94.                                 Lambert, Cecily: Poem, 33.
   Nigerians and English Literature: An Aspect of Lawrence, Ralph: Recent Reading, 26, 72, 115,
     Tutor Training, by Kenneth Watson, 140.            155. '96.
   Note on Tarn 0' Shanter, A, by James Kinsley, 213. Low, D. M.: Review, 65.
   Relevance of Trollope, The, by Kathleen E. MacCaig, Norman: Poem, 229.
     Morgan, 173.                                     MacDiarmid, Hugh: Poem, 212.
   Scottish Poetry Today: I. Poetry, by Robin Ful- Macdonald, Alastair: Poem, 171.
     ton, 224.                                        Mackie, Alastair: Poem, 223.
   Scottish Poetry Today: II. The Novel and the Mole, John: Poem, 165.
     Drama, by Edwin Morgan, 225.                     More, George: Gramophone Records of Scottish
   Some West Indian Problems of Audience, by            Literature, 240.
      Mervyn Morris, 127.                             Morgan, Edwin: Article, 225.
   What do Indian Students Read? by S. M. Morgan, Kathleen E.: Articles, 2, 173.
     Chanda, 142.                                     Morris, Mervyn: Article, 127.
                                  INDEX OF VOLUME XVI
M. W.: Obituaries, i, 44, 206; Articles, 43, 207.   Waiting, by Alastair Mackie, 223.
Norris, Leslie: Poem, 88.                           Walking in Winter, by F. Pratt Green, 99.
Nugent, Mary: Poem, 122.                            War, A, by Robin Fulton, 233.
                                                    World as a Perpetual Fire, The, by Sydney
OBITUARIES :                                           Tremayne, 217.
  Somerset Maugham, 1874-1965, 1; Guy Boas, Poetry, Drama, and Prose on Record, by Margaret
     1896-1966, 44; Sir Ernest Gowers, 1880-1966,   Willy, 13, 58, 145, 182.
     81; V. H. Collins, 1873-1966, 81; Sir George Poetry Review, by Howard Sergeant, 30, 192.
     Rostrevor Hamilton, 1888—1967, 206.          Putt, S. Gorley: Article, 45.
Page, Norman: Article, 7.                         Recent Reading, by Ralph Lawrence, 26, 72, 115,
Peschmann, Hermann: Reviews, 20, 67, m .            155. '96-
Pinto, V. de S.: Poem, 181.                       Reprints, New Editions, Books of Reference, and
                                                    Recent Periodicals, 34, 76, 119, 159, 200, 241.
  Age, by Margaret Stanley-Wrench, 12.               REVIEWS :
  Archimedes on Iago, by John Mole, 165.               About the House, by W. H. Auden: Howard Ser-
  Auld Sodger, by J. K. Annand, 247.                     geant, 113.
  Back Garden, by Alastair Macdonald, 171.             Aesthetic and Myth in the Poetry of Keats, by Walter
  Backstreet of the Welfare State, A, by Louis           H. Evert: Gilbert Thomas, 107.
    Johnson, 139.                                      AfricanjEnglish Literature, edited by Anne Tibbie:
  Collector, The, by Mary Nugent, 122.                   Howard Sergeant, 70.
  Coming, The, by Yasmine Gooneratne, 131.             Allegorical Imagery: Some Mediaeval Books and Their
  Cows on the Road, by Simon Baynes, 204.               Posterity, by Rosemond Tuve: R. M. Wilson,
  Date Stamp, The, by Robert Dederick, 10.               106.
  Dreams, by Elizabeth Williams, 26.                   American Poetry, edited by John Russell Brown,
  English Conversation Piece, by Margaret Stanley-      Bernard Harris, and Irvin Ehrenpreis: Howard
    Wrench, 114.                                         Sergeant, 113.
  Evening by the Lake, An, by Leslie Norris, 89.       Art of Marvell's Poetry, The, by J. B. Leishman:
  Father and Daughter, by Elizabeth Williams,            William A. Armstrong, 148.
     '99-                                              Before Jane Austen: The Shaping of the English Novel
  For My Daughter, by Vivian Smith, 144.                 in the Eighteenth Century, by Harrison R. Steeves:
  House is Sold, The, by Cecily Lambert, 33.             Derek Hudson, 149.
  How I Met Mr. Swinburne, the Atheist, by V.          Birds of Shakespeare, The, by James Harting: R. A.
    de S. Pinto, 181.                                    Foakes, 18.
  Kites, by Bryn Griffiths, 177.                       Blake's Contrary States: The Songs of Innocence and of
  Late April: Hobart, by Vivian Smith, 105.              Experience as Dramatic Poems, by D. G. Gillham:
  Let's Talk about the Weather, by James Sim-            Gilbert Thomas, 188.
    mons, 154.                                         Cave and the Mountain, The: A Study of E. M. For-
  Lying 111, by Iain Crichton Smith, 240.                ster, by Wilfred Stone: Gilbert Thomas, 151.
  Melville, by Pewilla Dick, 192.                      Character and the Novel, by W. J. Harvey: Derek
  Miss Lily, by Martin Fagg, 118.                        Hudson, 108.
  Night Drivers, by Sydney Tremayne, 54.               Character in English Literature, by Christopher
  Nightmare Oaks, The, by F. Pratt Green, 48.            Gillie: Derek Hudson, 108.
  On the River, by Joan Warburg, 60.                   Chaucer and Chauccrians: Critical Studies in Middle
  Orkney Crofter, by George Mackay Brown, 207.           English Literature, edited by D. S. Brewer: R. M.
  Orpheus, by Joan Haldane, 196.                         Wilson, 106.
  Poetry and Science, by Hugh MacDiarmid, 212.         Christian Rite and Christian Drama in the Middle
  Portrait of a Teacher, by Margaret Shipley, 185.       Ages, by O. B. Hardison: William A. Arm-
  Prayer to the Virgin, A, by Jon Stallworthy, 6.        strong, 62.
  Raw Side, The, by Frank Goodridge, 93.               Coleridge's Philosophy of Literature, by J. A. Apple-
  Red Well, Harris, The, by Norman MacCaig, 229.         yard: Gilbert Thomas, 107.
  Revenant, The, by Robert Garioch, 238.               Commonwealth Literature, edited by John Press:
  Rhyme from Roehampton, A, by G. Belasyse               Howard Sergeant, 70.
    Smith, 71.
  Seascape, by Frances Gill, 158.                      Conspirators and Poets, by D. J. Enright: Timothy
  Sonnet: For an Unwritten Poem, by R. L. Cook,          Rogers, 190.
    249-                                               Creative Sceptics, by Margaret L. Wiley: Derek
                                                         Hudson, 189.
  Storm in the Valley, by Geoffrey Johnson, 17.        Cultivated Stance, The, by W. H. Van Voris: Wil-
  Sunrise, by R. L. Cook, 29.                            liam A. Armstrong, 62.
  Thaw, by Geoffrey Holloway, 124.
  This is a Photograph of Me, by Margaret Atwood,     Dickens: The Dreamer's Stance, by Taylor Stoehr:
    142.                                                 Gilbert Thomas, 66.
  This Mortal, by Anthony Woodhouse, 163.              Drama in the Sixties, by Laurence Kitchin: Wil-
  'Three Men Make a Revolution', by Sydney               liam A. Armstrong, n o .
    Goodsir Smith, 239.                                Dramatic Experience, The, by J. L. Styan: William
  T. S. Eliot, by Michael Hamburger, 83.                 A. Armstrong, 23.
                                  INDEX OF VOLUME XVI
Dryderis Heroic Drama, by A. C. Kirsch: Geoffrey        Leslie Mitchell: Lewis Grassic Gibbon, by Ian S.
   Bullough, 19.                                           Munro: Ian M. Campbell, 236.
Dryderis Major Plays, by Bruce King: William A.         Life of Dylan Thomas, The, by Constantine Fitz-
   Armstrong, 187.                                         gibbon: Hermann Peschmann, m .
Dualities in Shakespeare, by Marion Bodwell Smith:      Measure for Measure as Royal Entertainment, by
   R. A. Foakes, 185.                                     Josephine Waters Bennett: R. A. Foakes, 185.
Elizabethan Dumb Show, The, by Dieter Mehl:             Medieval and Linguistic Studies in Honour of Francis
   William A. Armstrong, 62.                               Peabody Magoun, Jr., edited by Jess B. Bessin-
Emily Dickinson: The Mind of the Poet, by Albert J.        ger, Jr., and Robert P. Creed: R. M. Wilson,
   Gelpi: Timothy Rogers, 25.
Encore Reader, The, edited by Charles Marowitz:         Microcosmos, by Thomas B. Stroup: William A.
   William A. Armstrong, 23.                               Armstrong, 62.
English Dramatic Form, by M. C. Bradbrook: Wil-         Mid-Victorian Studies, by Geoffrey and Kathleen
   liam A. Armstrong, 23.                                  Tillotson: Gilbert Thomas, 66.
English History Play in the Age of Shakespeare, The,    Milton and Others, by George Williamson: Geoffrey
   by Irving Ribner: R. A. Foakes, 64.                     Bullough, 19.
Essay on Criticism, An, by Graham Hough:                Milton's Brief Epic, by Barbara Lewalski: Wil-
   Howard Sergeant, 191.                                   liam A. Armstrong, 148.
Essays on Shakespeare, edited by Bhabatosh              Mirror of Chaucer's World, A, by Roger Sherman
   Chatterjee: R. A. Foakes, 18.                           Loomis: Margaret Willy, 61.
Essays on Shakespeare, edited by Gerald W, Chap-        Modern Tragedy, by Raymond Williams: William
   man: R. A. Foakes, 64.                                 A. Armstrong, 187.
Forked Flame, The: a Study of D. H. Lawrence,           Mrs. Gaskell: Novelist and Biographer, by Arthur
   by H. M. Daleski: Timothy Rogers, 109.                  Pollard: Gilbert Thomas, 66.
From Sensibility to Romanticism: Essays Presented to    Mrs. Gaskell: The Basis for Reassessment, by Edgar
   Frederick A, Pottle, edited by Frederick W.            Wright: Gilbert Thomas, 22.
   Hilles and Harold Bloom: Hermann Pesch-              Novelist as Innovator, The, by Walter Allen: Derek
   mann, 20.                                               Hudson, 149.
Further Explorations, by L. C. Knights: R. A.           Osier Cage, The: Rhetorical Devices in Romeo and
   Foakes, 18.                                            Juliet, by Robert O. Evans: R. A. Foakes, 185.
Grotesque in English Literature, The, by Arthur Clay-   Oxford Book of Scottish Verse, The, chosen by J o h n
   borough : Gilbert Thomas, 66.                           MacQueen and Tom Scott: James Craigie (the
Harriet Beecher Stowe: The Known and the Unknown,          earlier half), David Rintoul (the latter half),
   by Edgar Wagenknecht: Gilbert Thomas,                   235-
  22.                                                   Piers Plowman: The Evidence for Authorship, by
Here Comes Everybody, by Anthony Burgess: Her-             George Kane: R. M. Wilson, 17.
   mann Peschmann, 111.                                 Poem of the Mind, The, by Louis L. Martz:
Heroic Image in Five Shakespearean Tragedies, The, by     Howard Sergeant, 150.
   Matthew N. Proser: R. A. Foakes, 64.                 Poetic Art of W. H. Auden, The, by J o h n G. Blair:
Honoured Guest, An: New Essays on W. B. Yeats,            Howard Sergeant, 113.
   edited by Denis Donoghue and J . R. Mulryne:         Poetry and Politics, igoo-ig6o, by C. M. Bowra:
   Hermann Peschmann, 67.                                 Howard Sergeant, 150.
Ideas in the Drama, edited by John Gassner: Wil-        Poets of Reality: Six Twentieth-Century Writers, by
   liam A. Armstrong, 23.                                 J . Hillis Miller: Timothy Rogers, 152.
In Defence of Lady Gregory, Playwright, by Ann          Preoccupations in Australian Poetry, by Judith
   Saddlemyer: Hermann Peschmann, 67.                     Wright: Howard Sergeant, 70.
Internal Evidence and Elizabethan Dramatic Author-      Primal Curse, The, by Honor Matthews:
   ship, by S. Schoenbaum: R. A. Foakes, 185.             William A. Armstrong, 187.
Jane Austen and her Predecessors, by Frank W. Brad-     Purpose and Place: Essays on American Writers, by
   brook: Derek Hudson, 108.                              Douglas Grant: Timothy Rogers, 25.
Jane Austen: A Study of her Artistic Development, by    Reader's Guide to Henry James, A, by S. Gorley
   A. Walton Litz: Gilbert Thomas, 22.                    Putt: Derek Hudson, 189.
Jane Austen: The Six Novels, by W. A. Craik: Gil-       Reading of 'Paradise Lost', A, by Helen Gardner:
   bert Thomas, 22.                                       William A. Armstrong, 148.
John Gower: Moral Philosopher and Friend of             Reason's Double Agents, by Carol Johnson: Howard
   Chaucer, by John H. Fisher: R. M. Wilson, 17.          Sergeant, 150.
Johnson, Boswell and their Circle. Essays presented     Reign of Wonder, The: Naivety and Reality in Ameri-
   to Lawrence Fitzroy Powell in Honour of his            can Literature, by Tony Tanner: Timothy
   Eighty-fourth Birthday: D. M. Low, 65.                 Rogers, 25.
'King Lear' in Our Time, by Maynard Mack: Wil-          Religious Humanism and the Victorian Novel, by
   liam A. Armstrong, n o .                               U . C. Knoepflmacher: Gilbert Thomas, 66.
Landscape of Memory, The: A Study of Wordsworth's       Rhetorical World of Augustan Humanism, The: Ethics
   Poetry, by Christopher Salvesen: Hermann               and Imagery from Swift to Burke, by Paul Fussell:
   Peschmann, 20.                                         D. M. Low, 65.
Language of Criticism, The, by John Casey: Howard       Robert Henryson: A Study of the Narrative Poems, by
   Sergeant, 191.                                         John MacQueen: Ronald D. S. Jack, 234.
                               INDEX OF VOLUME XV
Scottish Poetry, i and 2, edited by George Bruce,       into Modern English, by Margaret Stanley-
   Maurice Lindsay, and Edwin Morgan:                   Wrench: R. M. Wilson, 17.
  Albert D. Mackie, 238.                              Twelve and a Tilly: Essays on the Occasion of the
Seventeenth Century, The: Studies in the History ofEng- Twenty-fifth Anniversary of Finnegans Wake, by
  lish Thought and Literature from Bacon to Pope, by Jack P. Dalton and Clive Hart: Hermann
  Richard Foster Jones and Others Writing in            Peschmann, 111.
  his Honour: Geoffrey Bullough, 19.                  Utmost Art, by Mary Ellen Rickey: William A.
Shakespeare: a book of homage, edited by T. Sen. Armstrong, 148.
  Jadavpur: R. A. Foakes, 18.                         Varieties of Parable, by Louis MacNeice: Timothy
Shakespeare and Society, by Terence Eagleton: R. A.     Rogers, 69.
  Foakes, 185.                                        Virginia Woolf and Her Works, by Jean Guiget,
Shakespeare and the Reason, by Terence Hawkes:          translated from the French by Jean Stewart:
  R. A. Foakes, 18.                                     Timothy Rogers, 109.
Shakespeare in the Light of Sacred Art, by Martin Vision of Reality, A: A Study of Liberalism in Twen-
  Lings: R. A. Foakes, 185.                             tieth-Century Verse, by Frederick Grubb:
Shakespeare's Early Comedies, by E. M. W. Tillyard: Timothy Rogers, 152.
  R. A. Foakes, 18.                                   Wallace Stevens: An Anatomy of Figuration, by
Shakespeare's Occasional Plays, b y j . M. Nosworthy: Eugene Paul Nassar: Howard Sergeant, 113.
  R. A. Foakes, 64.                                   W. B. Teats: A Critical Introduction, by B. Rajan:
Shakespeare Survey, 18, edited by Allardyce Nicoll:     Hermann Peschmann, 67.
  R. A. Foakes, 18.                                   W. B. Teats and the Theatre of Desolate Reality, by
Shaping Vision, The: Imagination in the English         David R. Clark: Hermann Peschmann, 67.
  Novel from Defoe to Dickens, by Robert Alan         William Wordsworth: A Biography: The Later Tears,
  Donovan: Derek Hudson, 149.                           1803-1853, by Mary Moorman: Hermann
Shaw in his Time, by Ivor Brown: William A. Arm-        Peschmann, 20.
  strong, 110.                                        Wine of Absurdity, The, by Paul West: Timothy
Shelley's 'Prometheus Unbound', by Earl R. Wasser- Rogers, 190.
  man: Gilbert Thomas, 107.                           Words in the Mind, by Charles Davy: Howard
Sidney's Poetry: Contexts and Interpretations, by David Sergeant, 150.
  Kalstone: R. A. Foakes, 64.                         Wordsworth and the Artist's Vision, by Alec King:
Siegfried Sassoon: A Critical Study, by Michael         Gilbert Thomas, 107.
  Thorpe: Gilbert Thomas, 188.                        Wordsworth: A Philosophical Approach, by Melvin
Skelton's 'Magnyfycence' and the Cardinal Virtue Rader: Gilbert Thomas, 188.
   Tradition, by William O. Harris: William A.        World of W. B. Teats, The: Essays in Perspective,
  Armstrong, 62.                                        edited by Robin Skelton and Ann Saddlemyer:
Stability of Shakespeare's Text, The, by E. A. J.       Hermann Peschmann, 67.
   Honigmann: R. A. Foakes. 18.                       Writer by Trade: A View of Arnold Bennett, by
Stratford-upon-Avon Studies 6: Restoration Theatre, Dudley Barker: Gilbert Thomas, 151.
   edited by J. R. Brown and Bernard Harris:          Writers and Politics, by Conor Cruise O'Brien:
   Geoffrey Bullough, ig.                               Howard Sergeant, 70.
Strings are False, The: An Unfinished Autobiography,Rintoul, David: Review, 235.
   by Louis MacNeice: Timothy Rogers, 69.           Rogers, Timothy: Reviews, 25, 69, 109, 152, 190.
Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Literature, by  Sambrook, A. J.: Article, 167.
   C. S. Lewis: R. M. Wilson, 106.                  Scottish Number of English, 207.
Study of Cyril Toumeur, A, by Peter B. Murray: Selected Recent Books, 40, 80, 124, 165.
   William A. Armstrong, 62.                        Sergeant, Howard: Reviews, 70, 1:3, 150, 191;
Study of the Illuminated Books of William Blake: Poetry Review, 30, 192.
   Poet, Printer, Prophet, by Geoffrey Keynes: Mar- Shipley, Margaret: Poem, 185.
   garet Willy, 22.                                 Simmons, James: Poem, 154.
Swan and Shadow: Teats's Dialogue with History, by  Skull, John: Article, 55.
   Thomas R. Whitaker: Timothy Rogers, 152.         Smith, G. Belasyse: Poem, 71.
Their Proper Sphere: A Study of the Bronte Sisters Smith, Iain Crichton: Poem, 240.
  Early-Victorian Female Novelists, by Inga-Stina   Smith, Sydney Goodsir: Poem, 239.
   Ewbank: Derek Hudson, 108.                       Smith, Vivian: Poems, 105, 144.
Themes and Conventions in the Comedy of Manners,Stallworthy, Jon: Poem, 6.
   R. C. Sharma: William A. Armstrong, 62.          Stanley-Wrench, Margaret: Poems, 12, 114.
Thomas Hardy: The Will and the Way, by Roy Thomas, Gilbert: Reviews, 22, 66, 107, 151, :88.
   Morrell: Gilbert Thomas, 151.                    Tremayne, Sydney: Poems, 54, 217.
Three Temptations, The: Medieval Man in Search oftheWarburg, Joan: Poem, 60.
  World, by Donald R. Howard: R. M. Wilson, 106. Watson, Kenneth: Articles, 49, 140.
                                                    Williams, Elizabeth: Poems, 26, 199.
To Criticize the Critic, and other Writings, by T. S.
   Eliot: Timothy Rogers, 69.                       Willy, Margaret: Poetry, Drama, and Prose on
To Mevill Coghill from Friends, collected by John        Record, 13, 58, 145, 182; Reviews, 22, 61.
   Lawlor and W. H. Auden: R. A. Foakes, 185. Wilson, R. M.: Reviews, 17, 106.
Troilus and Criseyde by Geoffrey Chaucer, translatedWoodhouse, Anthony: Poem, 163.
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