THE YALE LITERARY MAGAZINE.
Spring 1960. (Poems by D Posner(6), C Black, J Davies, N Goodwin, R Madison , E Freeman, O Owlet, etc. New Writers include K Graham, G Dzuroz, C Dallery, P Leach, A Lee, M Gilfond & W Frederick. 5 articles by J Albers on Art. Prose & Reflections by K Graham, A Lee & J Davies.) Original stiff wraps. 78pp. £10.00
v.149/2. Sept 1981. ( Poems by C Causley, J MacVean, W Nelson-Cave, T Blackburn,
R Schirmer, N Wolf, J Brodsky translated by A Navrozov. R Strong on The Miniatures of Nicholas Hilliard –illustrated in colour. L Navrozov on the New York Times;
Stories by R Vigilante. M Eliade; A Schnitzler –Letters to Olga Waissnix;
J Chamberlain on the Freeman. ) Original wraps. £15.00
v.149/4. Feb 1982. (Poems by C Causley(3), D Hess, R Schirmer. I E Ouvaroff on Tamara de Lempicka, 5pp illus: E Gombrich on F Schubert & the Vienna of his Time-illustrated;
A L Roswe-The Persecuted Cleric. L H Lapham, L Navrozov-American Fools vs Intelligent Russians. B Griffin-story.) Original wraps. £15.00
YEAR BOOK OF POEMS. 1930. American Poetry Association.
(R Burke, H E Murray, M G Barry, C A Walker , V Wainwright, H H Chamberlain,
B Moore , C L Joy, etc.) £5.00
THE YEAR BOOK OF WORLD AFFAIRS.
1957 & 1971. Name on front blank end paper. Both with dust wrappers. Each £5.00
YEAR'S WORK IN ENGLISH STUDIES.
Ed S LEE, F A BOAS et al.
This important & scholarly work consists of annual issues of a descriptive& critical record of the published fruits of English scholarship at home & abroad. The survey covers the whole field of English Language, Literature & Criticism from Old English to the Twentieth Century & includes, in the later volumes, American Literature. Among the host of scholarly contributors are J R R Tolkein, M Summers, A Nicholl, Editors, H Grierson, H V Routh, M Willy, L Abercrombie, G B Harrison, Ifor Evans, D M Stuart, V de Sol Pinto, G Bullough etc.
49 volumes-all published. All in very good condition. £700.00
THE YEARBOOK OF ENGLISH STUDIES.
Ed T J B SPEN CE R, G K HUNTER & C J RAWSON.
Articles on, & reviews of, current topics in the study of English Literature throughout the Centuries with Special Numbers on Theatrical Literature & Literature and its Audience.
10 volumes 8 of which are in publisher's original cloth the remaining two being in publisher's original wraps. £100.00
YEAR'S WORK IN CLASSICAL STUDIES.
Ed W H D ROUSE, L WHIBLEY, etc.
1908-1936 lacking only 1910.
26 parts in original wraps, some a little stained otherwise very good.
Many well known classical scholars contribute to this review. £200.00
THE YEAR'S WORK IN LITERATURE. Longmans, Green & Co.
Ed J LEHMANN. v.1 & 2. 1949 & 1950.
(G S Fraser & K Raine on Poetry; N Annan on B Russell; S Spender on
The Cocktail Party; W Allen on G Orwell; A Pryce-Jones on Periodicals;
L P Hartley, C V Wedgwood…)
Original wraps. All published. Illustrated. £20.00
THE YEAR'S POETRY.
Ed D KILHAM ROBERTS, J LEHMANN et al. Nos 1-5. 1934-1938.
The aim was to represent contemporary tendencies; consequently these volumes contain a large number of first printings & many first book-form appearances. (MacDiarmid, Lorca, Yeats, Masefield, the Sitwells, Betjeman, N Cameron, R Campbell, Eliot, F Higgins, Todd, M Roberts, L Whistler, C Madge, H Palmer, Neruda, C Caudwell, Dylan Thomas, R Church, K Raine, J Pudney, De la Mare, E Muir, C Aiken, C Day Lewis, D Gascoyne, Auden,
MacNeice, Spender, G Barker, H Read, etc.)
5 volumes. All published. All with dust wrappers. £250.00
THE YELLOW BOOK.
Ed. H JAMES ET ALIA. 1894-1897. Vols 1-13. Elkin Mathews & John Lane.
A Literary & Artistic source both for the 1890's & known through its association
with all the foremost writers of the eighteen-nineties & its famous black & white illustrations by A Beardsley-art editor & foremost illustrator.
Other contributors include W B Yeats, W Crane, W Sickert, H James, Corvo,
R Le Gallienne, R Garnett, A Symons, E Dowson, K Graham, A Symons,
J Laverty, M Baring, G Gissing, A Bennett, W Rothenstein , J Buchan, E Gosse,
H W Nevinson, F Leighton, L Housman, J S Sargent, M Beerbohm, etc.
Volume XI has pressure creasing on the upper panel's top cover & spine
which is rubbed along the head& foot losing the word “the” of the title.
The spine of volume XII is faded with two small tears at its head & a small
circular depression towards the centre not affecting either the lettering or the decoration. Internally both are very good indeed.
A very good set, all firsts with the publisher's advertisements at the rear.
A complete set of these first issues are extremely uncommon. £1,600.00
Individual volumes of The Yellow Book.
v.3 Oct 1894 . (W Watson, K Grahame, A Symons, H Harland, E Dowson, T Wratislaw,
O Custance, L Johnson, M Beerbohm, J Davidson, C Dalmon, etc.)
Bkplt &inscription on front end paper. Tips of sunned spine very slightly frayed otherwise very good indeed. 1 st issue with the ads at the rear. £65.00
v.4 Jan 1985 . (R Le Gallienne, H Harland, H B M Watson, O Custance, K Grahame,
E Nesbit, E Sharp, C W Dalmon , M Beerbohm, J Davidson, etc.)
Top of spine torn & bottom very slightly frayed otherwise very good indeed.
1st issue with the ads at rear. £65.00
v.5. April 1895 . Very good but foot of faded spine a little rubbed obscuring last name of publisher. i.e. ‘Head' (K Grahame, E Sharp, R Garnett, R Marriott Watson, R Le Gallienne, A France, J Davidson, W Sickert, etc. £55.00
v.6. July 1895 . Head and foot of darkened spine a little rubbed. Repaired crack at head
of spine. Corners bumped. 1 st issue with the ads at rear. £55.00
v. 7 Oct 1895 . Covers unevenly faded otherwise very good.
1 st issue with the ads at rear. £55.00
v.7. Oct 1895. Covers darkened & lightly marked; corners bumped otherwise very good
indeed. 1st issue with the ads at rear. £50.00
v.8. Jan 1896. Spine slightly sunned. 1st issue with publisher's ads at rear.
Neat Bkplt on front paste down. Internally a very good copy. £70.00
v.13. April 1897. Spine slightly faded. Second issue.(no publisher's ads) £55.00
Ed Cobstantine FITZGIBBON. May 1939. No.2
A scarce title-more difficult to find than the first number.
Contains 2 short stories by Dylan Thomas with others by J Collier, T F Powys,
M Wharton, E W White. Poems by R Waller, G Ewart, G Knowland, etc.
76pp in original wraps in very good clean condition. £80.00
YOU SEE POETRY. 1970. Published by University College London Union .
Poems by Alex Comfort, C Platt, K Bandell, J Brander, D J Brecht, N M Cawthorne, R L Jeffree, C Smith, S Wyld, T Kabdebo, S Howard, etc.) £5.00
An Illustrated Annual for Boys throughout the English-speaking World.
Printed by The Pilgrim Press. 44 th Annual Volume. 1923 ?
Real life adventure stories, details of Britain's first Battle-Cruiser, School stories, historical stories, preserving sea-side objects, and similar storis which appeal to young boys, all profusely illustrated & in very good condition. £17.50
THE YOUNG MAN. A Monthly Journal & Review. Ed F A ATKINS.
Jan 1894-Dec 1895. v. 8/85-v. 9/108. (Conan Doyle, a story & a poem; J M Barrie, B Pain, S R Crockett, H W Massingham, S B B Gould, R Le Gallienne, R Barr, N Gale, etc, interviews with Rider Haggard, T Hardy & reminiscences of Ruskin; articles on Switzerland, Ibsen, Tricycle Riding, Tolstoi, Tauchnitz publications.
2 volumess identically bound, indexes. £100.00
THE YOUNG WOMAN. Ed F A ATKINS.
An Illustrated Monthly Magazine containing articles & stories appealing to "young women" on a wide variety of subjects.
Oct 1904-Sept 1905. v.13 . Contributors include C T Bateman, G B Burgin, T Gallon, Mrs Humphrey, J McCarthy, C E C Weigall, Eva Booth, A Sergeant, E F Heddie, etc. with articles ranging over Personal Populariry, the Dress Code, The Management of Music Festicvals, Cooking without a Kitchen, the Girl-Worker's Guild, Lady Majorie Sinclair, Chrysanthemums, Exercise for the Winter Months, Tact, Fashions from Paris, Music Festivals, etc.
Covers faded but contents are very good. £30.00
Oct 1906-Sept 1907. v.15.
Subjects include Photography, Cooking, Climbing, H Furniss, C Bronte, Mortimer Menpes, Adolph Tuck-Christmas Cards, Women Doctors, S Coleridge Taylor, E Burne Jones-his girl friends, Tennis, Jobs for Women, etc.
Contributors include A St John Adcock, K Tynan, F Klickmann, L T Meade, G Boothby, A Mee, etc.
Covers are faded but the contents are very good. £30.00
YOUR ENVIRONMENT. 1970. Nos. 3 & 5.
(The Environmental Revolution by T Hughes-3pp: Who'll Kill King Car? By T Bendixson & T Dawe; Where Cathy might come Home by H F Wallis; The People Plague by B & S Johnson;etc. £5.00
THE YORKSHIRE REVIEW. Ed Robert SHAW.
A Magazine of Literature & The Arts. No 1-4. Dec 1975-Dec 1976 (all published).
(S Cook, J Lucas, N MacCaig, J Mackendrick, D Dunn, Ken Smith, S Barstow,
J Kirkup, Editor, J Nuttall, A Dixon, I Hamilton Finlay, I Gardner, P Callow,
S Middleton, W Price Turner, & many others.) 4 issues in original wraps. £40.00
YORKSHIRE REVIEW . Dec 1976 . (Dylan Thomas in Cornwall by Frank Ruhrmund who knew Thomas, illus.) £5.00
YOU. 1951. July-Aug.
(Lord Dunsany-An Eccentricity of Genius-4pp new short story; Enid Blyton, Andrew Melville, etc. ) Original pictorial wraps in good condition. £10.00
YOU (The Mail on Sunday) Not given to dating these magazines .
1983 April? (Lark Rise to Canfdleford Revistited by Flora Thompson.
G Household –How Franco won his War. ) £5.00
1983 April . (Miles Kington-Laid back inon Alderney . The Wind of Change in the Willows by V Hennessy.) £4.00
29/5/83 . ( Castle in the Air- E Newby follows an old Turkish caravan trail to Alara Han.
That day in June-The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II) £5.00
1/5/83 . (View from a wall-E Newby takes a bird's-eye view of Jerusalem . ) £5.00
5/6/83 . (A Taste of the Primitive-F Raphail goes rubber-necking in banana country.
A Levin-At Home with the Royal Scots) £4.00
YUGEN. Ed LeRoi JONES.
No.6. 1960. Contributors include M McClure, C Olson, P Lamantia, R Loewinsohn, H Selby, D Meltzer, Ed Dorn, P Carroll, R Creeley, T Tzara, G Snyder, J Kerouac(1 st printing of Rimbaund), L Eigner, E Dahlberg, F O'Hara, etc. £20.00
No.7. 1961. Contributors include R Creeley, K Koch, F O'Hara, G Corso, J Ashberry, L Eigner, C Olson, A Ginsberg, P Whalen, etc. £20.00
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