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The key of dreams
About seven years ago, I noticed a longish review in the pages of the Times Literary Supplement. What drew my attention to it was not its subject, an obscure French writer called Raymond Roussel, but the author of the book under review, the En...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
A sinister state at work
Sir — Bhaswati Chakravorty’s analysis of middle-class brutality on domestic labourers is deeply mov ...  | Read.. 
 
False assumptions
Sir — The wrath of the Muslim world, turned against the British government for conferring knighthoo ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
THE MYTH OF PLASSEY
Two hundred and fifty years ago, a young and debauched Nawab lost a skirmish to a young British adventurer who worked for a t...| Read.. 
 
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Every city has a sex and age which have nothing to do with demography. Rome is feminine...London is a teen-ager and urchin, and, in this, hasn’t changed since the time of Dickens. Paris, I believe, is a man in his twenties in love with an older woman. — JOHN BERGER