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ADAM.


International Review. Year XXI. No. 241-242-243. 1954.

(21 x 16 cm). pp. 48. Original printed wrappers with cartoon of Oscar Wilde to upper cover and advertisements to lower cover. Edges slightly toned, otherwise clean and bright.

Contributors to this issue: Lady Emily Lutyens, Sir Max Beerbohm, Henry Savage, Louis Marlow (Oscar Wilde); Roger Gaillard, Fernand Gregh, Andre Maurois, Henri Mondor, Jean Cocteau, Sacha Guitry, Max Deauville (Tributes from France and Belgium); Stuart Merrill (Some Unpublished Recollections); J.B. Priestley, Raymond Mortimer, Joyce Cary, John Lehmann (On This Side of the Channel); Michael Stone (The Fight); Gabriel Marcel (Tit for Tat); Madge Hales (Blind Woman); Robert Aron, Philip Mairet, John Wain, Leon Roth, Hubert Nicholson, Geraldine Kalka Cash (Views and Reviews); J.H.V. Davies (Roman Baroque Architecture). 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 F44207
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