The Old School: Essays by Divers Hands
Essays on their schools by W.H. Auden, H.E. Bates, Theodora Benson, Elizabeth Bowen, Arthur Calder-Marshall, Walter Greenwood, L.P. Hartley, Harold Nicolson, Sean O'Faolain, William Plomer, Anthony Powell, J.N. Richards, E. Arnot Robertson, Stephen Spender, Derek Verschoyle, E.L. Grant Watson, Antonia White, and Graham Greene.
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