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ADAM.


International Review. Year XIV. No. 159-160. The P.E.N. Congress at Stockholm. Impressions and Comments by Olaf Stapledon, Denis Saurat and Sten Selander. June-July 1946.

(21 x 16 cm). pp. 28. Original printed wrappers with yellow titles and headings and advertisements to lower cover. Clean and bright.

Further contributors to this issue: T.S. Eliot (Reflections on the Unity of European Culture (II)); Emile Henriot (Le 350-e Anniversaire de Descartes); Herbert Read (Descartes and Poetry); Hugo Manning (Letter to an Unwritten Poem); Philip Lindsay (Balzac); Stefan Schimanski (Sergei Esenin: Poet and Clown); G. Turquet Milnes (Alain and Dickens). ADAM was a literary review founded in Bucharest in 1929 and published in London between 1941 and 1995. Its title is an acronym for Art, Drama, Architecture and Music. From 1936 until his death in 1995 the periodical was edited by Miron Grindea who received an MBE and OBE for his work with the publication. ADAM had many illustrious contributors with articles by Sir Winston Churchill, T.S. Eliot, Pablo Neruda, Benjamin Britten and W.H. Auden appearing over the years as well as illustrations by Jean Cocteau, Pablo Picasso and Evelyn Waugh.

Price £ 25.00
Stock Code F44156
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