George Keith is a highly respected author and has written many successful A level texts. He is the former Chair of A level English for NEAB and has taught English at all levels.
...well-written, well-organised, never remotely patronising. Any sane English department will have the original, the new eight (and accompanying tape) as soon as budgets permit...These are patient manuals and the authors have seleted genuinely interesting extracts to inform and illustrate their arguments.
Times Educational Supplement
...these books would be an invaluable resource for any English Department teaching an 'A' Level sylalbus with language study in it.
The Use of English