Horizon: a Review of Literature and Art Volume 1, Number 7, July 1940. W. H. Auden, Goronwy Rees, Henry Miller, Elizabeth Bowen, Etc.

Horizon: a Review of Literature and Art Volume 1, Number 7, July 1940

Softcover, London: Horizon Press, 1940. First Edition; First Printing. Very Good+. Includes the poem, "Spring in Wartime," by W. H. Auden. Also has entries by Stephen Spender, Elizabeth Bowen ("A Love Story") , Henry Miller ("Reflections on Writing") , the Welsh writer Goronwy Rees ("Letter from a Soldier") , Alfred Perles, and others. Ress' "Letter from a Soldier" was written while he was an officer in World War II and criticizes Horizon for their attempt to continue the artistic life as if no war existed. Ress' letter changed Cyril Connelly's outlook and his subsequent editorials. Ships same or next business day. Magazine has some edge and shelf wear, lightly tanned on covers and spine, very light foxing on edges, wrinkled on spine, pages are lightly tanned but clean. Protected in archival plastic bag. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. [Item #56351]

Price: $30.00