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Issue Details: First known date: 2009... 2009 The Revolt of the Pendulum
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Notes

  • Dedication: To the memory of Pat Kavanagh
  • Epigraphs:

    • A commentator has indeed great temptations to supply by turbulence what he wants of dignity, to beat his little gold to a spacious surface, to work that to foam which no art or diligence can exalt to spirit. - Johnson, Preface to Shakespeare
    • Many times, unsettled by his own astonishment, Golo Mann returned to the question of how, in the 1960s, there could have been such a remarkable reanaissance of Marxism, whose recipe for health hath already, for a generation, been laden with intellectual compromise and victims by the million... - Joachim Fest, Begegnungen
  • Contents indexed selectively.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,:Picador , 2009 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Velvet Shackles of a Reputation, Clive James , 2007 single work criticism (p. 141-145)
Note: This source includes a postscript.
An Errant Oracle : Rhymes and Rhizomes of Australia in the Life of A. D. Hope, Clive James , 2006 single work review
— Review of Dance of the Nomad : A Study of the Selected Notebooks of A. D. Hope. A. M. McCulloch , 2005 single work criticism ;
The Primacy of A. D. Hope: Still Australia's Master Poet The Measure of A. D. Hope
(p. 189-199)
Note:
  • With title: The Measure of A. D. Hope
  • This source includes a postscript.
Robert Hughes Remembers, Clive James , 2007 single work review
— Review of Things I Didn't Know : A Memoir Robert Hughes , 2006 single work autobiography ;
(p. 201-212)
Note: This source includes a postscript.
Untitled, Clive James , 2008 single work correspondence ABR 300 (p. 241-243)
Note: With title: ABR 300

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Picador , 2009 .
      image of person or book cover 8936566943641667575.jpg
      This image has been sourced from online.
      Alternative title: The Revolt of the Pendulum : Essays 2005-2008
      Extent: 320p.
      ISBN: 0330457381 (hbk.), 9780330457385
    • London,
      c
      England,
      c
      c
      United Kingdom (UK),
      c
      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Picador ,
      2010 .
      Extent: 324p.p.
      ISBN: 9780330457392, 033045739X

Works about this Work

Orwell in a Cheap Blue Suit Les Carlyon , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Literary Review , February vol. 5 no. 1 2010; (p. 20-21)

— Review of The Blaze of Obscurity : Unreliable Memoirs V Clive James , 2009 single work autobiography ; The Revolt of the Pendulum Clive James , 2009 selected work essay criticism review correspondence
Pressed for Time Oliver Dennis , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Times Literary Supplement , 18 and 25 December no. 5568/5569 2009; (p. 36)

— Review of The Revolt of the Pendulum Clive James , 2009 selected work essay criticism review correspondence
The Sheer Power of Limelight : Clive James's Undimmed Poetry and the Television Years Peter Craven , 2009 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December 2009 - January 2010 no. 317 2009; (p. 7-11)
Books That Squeak Jack Bradstreet , 2009 single work correspondence
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , November no. 316 2009; (p. 4)
Non-Fiction Books Barbara Baker , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 26 - 27 September 2009; (p. 24)

— Review of The Revolt of the Pendulum Clive James , 2009 selected work essay criticism review correspondence
Clive : Alive and Kicking Stephen Wilks , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 15 August 2009; (p. 11)

— Review of The Revolt of the Pendulum Clive James , 2009 selected work essay criticism review correspondence
In Pursuit of the Boofheads of Language A. P. Riemer , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 12-13 September 2009; (p. 26-27)

— Review of The Revolt of the Pendulum Clive James , 2009 selected work essay criticism review correspondence
[Review] The Revolt of the Pendulum Michael McGuire , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 12 September 2009; (p. 24)

— Review of The Revolt of the Pendulum Clive James , 2009 selected work essay criticism review correspondence
Taking Writers to Task A. P. Riemer , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 19 September 2009; (p. 27)

— Review of The Revolt of the Pendulum Clive James , 2009 selected work essay criticism review correspondence
Non-Fiction Books Barbara Baker , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 26 - 27 September 2009; (p. 24)

— Review of The Revolt of the Pendulum Clive James , 2009 selected work essay criticism review correspondence
The Shadow of Barbarism : Clive James at Seventy David Free , 2009 single work criticism
— Appears in: Quadrant , September vol. 53 no. 9 2009; (p. 28-34)
International Man of Cultural History Rod Moran , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 22 September 2009; (p. 7)
Books That Squeak Jack Bradstreet , 2009 single work correspondence
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , November no. 316 2009; (p. 4)
The Sheer Power of Limelight : Clive James's Undimmed Poetry and the Television Years Peter Craven , 2009 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December 2009 - January 2010 no. 317 2009; (p. 7-11)
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