Chaplin disinterred (Books) , June 1986, 62
A review of Chaplin: His Life & Art by David Robinson.
A vanishing metaphor (Books) , October 1985, 73
A review of On the Shores of the Mediterranean by Eric Newby.
Strindberg’s ghosts (Books) , March 1985, 71
A review of August Strindberg by Olof Lagercrantz.
Sailing toward Poland (Books) , June 1984, 82
A review of Joseph Conrad: The Three Lives by Frederick R. Karl & Joseph Conrad: A Chronicle by Zdzislaw Najder.
The bells of Calanda (Books) , February 1984, 64
A review of My Last Sigh: The Autobiography of Luis Buñuel.
The skin of his teeth (Books) , January 1984, 61
A review of The Enthusiast: A Life of Thornton Wilder by Gilbert A. Harrison.
The skull of Raphael (Books) , April 1983, 76
Worst possible ordeal (Books) , January 1983, 79
A review of The Life of John Berryman by John Haffenden.
Twilight in Italy (Books) , October 1982, 78
A review of Poems by Pier Paolo Pasolini & Pasolini: A Biography by Enzo Siciliano.