THE FICTION MAGAZINE. Ed J COOKE.
V.1/2- v.3/2. Summer 1982-Summer 1984.
Among the very many contriburors are Frank Muir, Antonia Fraser (Have a Nice Death), L Durrell, G Josipovici, Amos Oz, G Swift, Hugo Wiliams, D Bogarde, K Ishiguro, T Mo, B Aldiss, A S Byatt, S Heaney, S O'Faolain, E Tennant, V S Pritchett, N Gordimer, R Rendell, W Boyd, S Bellow, C Bukowski, E Feinstein, etc.
R Campbell on Wyndham Lewis; New stories by F Raphael, D Hogan;
Interviews with J Mortimer, R Rendell, A Burgess. In Conversation-B Aldiss & D M Thomas; Profile of Thomas Keneally; Poems by E Feinstein, H Williams, M Sweeney, etc.
8 issues in original wraps in very good condition. £80.00
FICTION NETWORK. Nos 7 & 8, 1986-87.
New stories by J Carol Oates, R Dunn, R Orr, A Beattie, R Carlson,
G Savan, J Shaw,
Isabel Allende, R Beeman, W Friel, J Ramon Ribeyro, etc.
2 issues in original wraps. £10.00
FIDDLEHEAD. A Quarterly of Prose & Verse. Canada. Original wraps.
Ed F COGSWELL, D PACEY & J K JOHNSTONE.
Summer 1965, No 65. (Orlovitz, L Ginsberg, T Heywood, E Gourlay.) £6.00
Winter 1966, No 67. (H Hesse, A Derleth, R Nye, Orovitz, L Ginsberg,
R Gustafson, J Phoenice, etc.) £6.00
Fall 1968, No 77. (H Hesse, J Price, Wes Magee, L Gasparini, P Cooley.) £6.00
Winter 1971, No 92. (Stephen Boston, Jim Brodie, T Heath, etc.) £5.00
FIELD. Contemporary Poetry & Poetics. Oberlin College. Ohio.
Ed S FRIEBERG, D YOUNG et AL.
Spring 1970. (H Carruth, R Bly, W Stafford, M Atwood, C Simic, K Rexroth,
W S Merwin, R Bly, etc. R G Vliet on Emily Dickinson; etc.) £10.00
Fall 1970. (A Rich, T Lux, C Simic, D Levertov, M Bell, C Eich, R Creeley, W S Merwin,
D Ignatov, K Krolow, W Matthews, etc.) £8.00
Fall 1978. (Poems by C Hiberry, Y Ritsos, R Kent, C Simic, B Collins, G Paley, D Waggoner,
T Lux, etc. Sonnets to Orpheus by Rilke translated by D Young, etc.
L Levis- Some Notes on the Gazer Within; etc.) £7.00
FIELD. Ed Stuart FRIEBERG & David YOUNG.
Fall 1979. Oberlin, Ohio.
Poems by C Hiberry, Y Ritsos,
R Kent , C Simic, B Collins, G Paley, D Waggoner, T Lux, etc.
Sonnets to Orpheus by Rilke translated by D Young, etc. L Levis - Some Notes on the Gazer Within; etc.
Original wraps. £7.00
THE FIFTIES. A magazine of poetry & general opinion.
Ed. W DUFFY & R BLY. USA.
No 1, 1958. (The Work of Louis Simpson. Five Decades of Modern American Poetry by R Bly. Poems of by G Ekelof, T Kristensen, H Michaux, C Reynolds, D Hall, G Synder & W D Snodgrass. The Head of the New York Times Book Review interviewed, etc.)
Staples rusty otherwise very good. £10.00
No 2, 1959. (Poems by James Wright, Robert Bly, Thomas Parnell, S Benn &
J R Timenez. Essays on Robert Creeley & on English & American Poetry, etc.)
Robert Bly's copy with his signature on the title page. £10.00
No 5, Fall 1961. As well as a few American poems most of the issue is dedicated to French Verse of the 19th & 20th Centuries. Base of upper wrap is a little damp stained which slightly affects the lower margin of the first three pages but is well clear of text. £5.00
No 6, Spring 1962. Section on “Some Poems Touching on Recent American History” by J Wright, R Bly, P Neruda, C Reynolds, Durwort Collins with poems by them & Blas de Otero, E Montale & a number of parodies.
Article on work of G Snyder.etc.
Base of upper wrap is a little damp stained which slightly affects the lower margin of the first three pages but is well clear of text. £6.00
No 7, Winter 1964. (Poems by P Neruda, C Vallejo, Huidobro, D Ignatow,
L Simpson, T McGarth, J Logan, Crunk on James Dickey;
R Bly on Neruda, etc.) £10.00
Against Superstition, Clericalism & Cultural Reaction. L.S.F.
Nos 2-3, 1934. Contributions from T A Jackson,
A Morton, J D Bernal, J Landy,
M Marprelate, J Hengrave, etc.) A little light foxing. Original wraps.16pp. £15.00
FIGHTBACK. A Bulletin against cuts in the Health Service.
Nos 1-3, 5-8, Feb 1978-1979(?) Together with
FIGHTBACK - A BROADSHEET & FIGHT BACK ACTION SHEET.
Nos 1-4. Deals with various topical health problems of the NHS:- poor pay, closure of old people's homes, of hospitals, women & health, private medicine,
St Georges, problems in Hounslow, Hemel Hempstead, etc... Illustrated.
A4 sheets stapled one being a broadsheet. 12 items. £20.00
THE FIGHTING FORCES. Aug 1940.
Articles on the current War by C C Turner, H Rowan-Robinson, F Mcurtrie,“Chu Chin Chow”…etc.
Spine rough where the issue has been extracted from a bound volume. £6.00
FIGS. Derbyshire. Poetry Magazine edited by Tony BAKER. Nos 1-8. nd - 1981 .
(K Edwards, A Fisher, M Hyatt, A Beneviste, P Smith, B Griffiths, E Randell, J Hall, J Seed, T Lowenstein, T Meyer, A Paterson, E Mottram, T Pickard, P Riley, M Haslam, R Hawkes, A Halsey, etc.) No.6 is devoted to "Repressed Intimations" by John Hal.. An irregular quarterly covering or intending to cover work-in-progress. 8 issues in 7 in original wraps side stapled. £80.00
FILM. Published by the Federation of Film Societies.
Nos 13, 14 & 18 . 1957 & 1958. 3 issues in original wraps.
Provides reviews of new releases, old films, film clasics, considered from the point of view of their appeal to the present day film society member.
(S Wanamaker, P Rotha,
J Brunius, R Manvell, J Hall, L Eisner, Marcorelles,
B Wright, W Rillia, B Boland, R Mason, D Vaughan, M Hancock, B McDonagh,
S Tennant, P Armitage, B Baxter, etc.)
These early numbers are incommon. £20.00
FINE PRINT. USA. Ed. S KIRSHENBAUM. San Francisco.
Vols 5-9, 1979-1983.
A well produced illustrated quarterly dealing with many aspects of book-making including printing, binding, paper-making, private presses. etc.
20 issues, one devoted to Eric Gill. £145.00
FIPRESCI. (International Federation of Film Critics). 1948-1966.
A most interesting & exhaustive documentation, bound in 2 volumes previously belonging to Paul Tabori with his Bkplt on front end paper. Contains Correspondence from BBC Television, letters from Dilys Powell, R Manvell, Annual Reports, minutes, suggestions & other matters relating to this Association the early years of its formation. £50.00
FIREBIRD. Penguin Books. Writing Today. Ed T J BINDING.
Nos 1-4, 1982-1985. “…To seek out, encourage & publish new voices alongside established figures..” Includes short stories, poetry, travel writing & work in progress.
(G Greene - On The Way Back - 8pp - opening chapter from an unfinished novel; A Byatt, D Dunn, Angela Carter, J Banville, D Hogan, Kilman, Rushdie, G Swift, W Trevor, G M Brown, Ishiguro, F Weldon, Angus Wilson, Ballard, Fanthorpe, T Harrison, A Gray, J Reed, P Levi, B MacLaverty,
J Montague, Okri, Thubron, W Trevor, Hugo Williams, P Vansittart, etc.)
4 issues all in very good original wraps. £100.00
(G Greene - On The Way Back - 8pp - opening chapter from an unfinished novel; W Trevor, A Carter, S Rushdie, D Dunn, D Hogan, G Swift, etc.)
Original wraps in very good condition. £35.00
(G Greene-On The Way Back-8pp- opening chapter from an unfinished novel; W Trevor, A Carter, S Rushdie , D Dunn, D Hogan, G Swift, etc.) Hard bound. Mint in like dust wrapper. £35.00
FIRST ISSUE. NY. Ed Bill WERTHEIM. Guest Editor Gregory ORR.
No 5, Spring/Summer 1971. Poems by M O'Brien, P Fellowes, B Wertheim, A Codrescu, D Lehmann, G Baxter, M Weiss, G Stein, F Kuenstler (7), R DuPlessis, S Gavronsky, J Perlman, D Blazek, J Cardarelli, etc. stories A Feldman, G Orr - Fragmentary Life of George Kafka; etc. £8.00
FIRST PERSON. Boston, Mass. Ed D ELEVITCH.
Nos 1-3, Fall 1960-1961.
A well illustrated, short-lived, quarterly journal of Travel. Memoirs, Humour & Satire
with contributions by Thonton Wilder, Allan Seager, E Gorey, F M Ford,
D Athill, Mark Twain, F W D Howells (letters), R Hellman, D Barthelme,
Stendal (1st English translation of Memoirs of a Tourist), A West, Creeley, Dahlberg, Lorca,etc.)
3 issues all published. £30.00
FIVE. Elegreba Press, Cippenham. 1961. New poems by Philip Callow, Ronald Hall, Roye McCoye, Edward Storey & Leonard Kendall.. Original stiff wraps spotted, but contents very good, inscribed by Len Kendall, one of the presenters. £20.00
Postage at cost.