Picks and Pans Review: Critics' Choice

updated 06/05/1989 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 06/05/1989 AT 01:00 AM EDT

>PRE-RAPHAELITES IN LOVE A group of self-indulgent painters in London just before 1850, faithful to their art but only sporadically faithful to their mates, is the focus of Gay Daly's fascinating piece of art history. (Ticknor & Fields)

THE PROGRESS OF THE SEASONS Crime novelist George V. Higgins chronicles the passion for baseball that has endured in his family even though its members pursue one of life's most thankless callings-rooting for the Boston Red Sox. (Holt)

PHOTOGRAPHERS AND THEIR IMAGES Fi McGhee turns the tables on many of the world's great photographers by pointing her camera at them, with amusing results. (Amphoto)

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