Previous Item
Next Item


International Review. Year XVII. No. 195. June 1949.

(21 x 16 cm). pp. 24. Original printed wrappers with a cartoon portrait of Balzac by Charles-Louis Bazin to the upper cover and advertisements to the lower cover. Edges slightly toned, otherwise clean and bright.

Contributors to this issue: H.O. Stuchbury (Balzac in England); William Hobart Royce (Balzac as he Should be Read); Paul Claudel, Jules Romains, Georges Duhamel (Balzac To-day). 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 F44192
Share on Facebook