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ADAM.

International Review. Our 25th Year. Marcel Proust - A World Symposium. 1956.

(21 x 16 cm). pp. 136. Original printed wrappers with drawing by Marcel Proust to upper cover and advertisements to lower cover. Illlustrated throughout with cartoons and photographs in black and white. Edges of cover lightly toned, a few spots near spine due to rusty staples, otherwise clean and bright.

Contributors to this issue: Andre Maurois ("Situation de Marcel Proust"); Jean Cocteau ("Marcel's Nautilus"); Andre Spire ("Non!"); Georges de Lauris ("L'Ami qu'il pouvait être"); Edmee de la Rochefoucauld ("La maison de Tante Léonie"); Princesse Bibesco ("Les courants de l'inspiration anglaise"); Violet Schiff ("Proust meets Joyce"); Raymond Quenau ("The unfinished symphony"); James Tissot ("Portrait of Charles Haas"); Henry Channon ("How I met Proust"); William Gerhardi ("Resurrection and Proust"); Pamela Hansford Johnson ("Six Proustian reconstructions"); P. Larcher ("Le secret de Combray"); Raymond Mortimer ("Autant ou mieux qu'hier"); Georges Cattaui ("Albertine retrouvée"); George Painter ("How Charlus met Morel"); Pierre Clarac ("A la recherche du temps perdu"); John Cocking ("Some English influences on Proust"); Renee de Saussine ("Si l'ardeur qui dure devient lumière"); Anthony Pugh ("A note on the text of Swann", "A Proust Bibliography"); Andre Ferre ("Si Mariel Proust était encore parmi nous"); H.C.R. Stockwell ("Proust and Reality"); Gerard Hopkins ("A note on Jean Santeuil"); Marcel Girard ("Proust et Zola"); Philip Kolb ("In time the seed will grow"); P.A. Spalding ("Why I wrote the Index"); Clifford King ("The Laughter of Marcel Proust"); Kynichiro Inoue ("Les aubépines, fliers proustiennes"). 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 £ 10.00
Stock Code F47076
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