Literary Review

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Archived since 19 October 1979 Complete Archive

450 issues

Founded in Edinburgh in 1979, Literary Review is a trusted independent source for reviews of new books in history, biography, politics, travel and fiction. The monthly publication is well known for its amusing contributions and excellent editorial written by leading authors, journalists and academics, forming a gold mine for research in past and present literature.

Martin Amis said: "In Literary Review you find something that has almost vanished from the book pages: its contributors are actually interested in Literature."

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Bernard Porter on Gandhi * Richard Cockett on Rodrigo Duterte * Peter Marshall on Thomas Cromwell * Amir-Hussein Radjy on Egypt's deep state * Sarah Bradford on the royal household * Jonathan Sumption on the Templars * Allan Massie on John Law * Sarah Ditum on self-help * Keith Miller on Knausgaard

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Founded in Edinburgh in 1979, Literary Review is a trusted independent source for reviews of new books in history, biography, politics, travel and fiction. The monthly publication is well known for its amusing contributions and excellent editorial written by leading authors, journalists and academics, forming a gold mine for research in past and present literature.

Martin Amis said: "In Literary Review you find something that has almost vanished from the book pages: its contributors are actually interested in Literature."

  • First Issue: 19 October 1979
  • Latest Issue: September 2018
  • Issue Count: 450
  • Page Count: 29,586
  • Published: Monthly
  • ISSN: 2059-5352

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