Alphabet : A Semiannual Devoted to the Iconography of the Imagination. Number Six, June 1963


(ATWOOD, Margaret). (REANEY, James, (ed.). Alphabet : A Semiannual devoted to the Iconography of the Imagination. Number Six June 1963. London, Ont.: Alphabet, 1963. Pp (5),6-80. 8vo, red card covers, black lettering to frontcover, blank spine. The sixth issue of Reaney's hand-set Canadian literary journal, dealing very broadly with the myth of Job. Contents: Margaret Gay fer's "J.B. vs Job", Richard Stingle's "The Donnellys: Ritual Victims"; Poetry by Ben Jones, Marilyn Davis, Warren Stevenson, Jack Chambers, John Glassco, Margaret Atwood (four poems: 'The Orphan from Alberta', 'Poor Tom', 'Mad Mother Ballad' and 'Little Nell'); Alice Boissonneau's "The Women", excerpts from a radio play "Busride" by David Blostein, a fragment from RaymondFraser's novel "The Journey of Jacob Leare", Lorna Berman's "The Problem o f Evil in Sade"; reviews by William Bissett, Marilyn Davis, Peter Hughes, Ronald Bates, Sean Ward, Ben Jones, Margaret Atwood (of 'Aleksandr Blok:L Between Image and Idea'), David Blostein, and Adele Wiseman. Very good. For the issue. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 35.00

Title: Alphabet : A Semiannual Devoted to the Iconography of the Imagination. Number Six, June 1963

Author Name: REANEY, James, (ed.). ATWOOD, Margaret GLASSCO, John FRASER. Raymond

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Alphabet, London, Ont, 1963,:

Seller ID: 102303

Keywords: MAGAZINE PERIODICAL LITERATURE LITERARY MAGAZINES SMALL SHORT STORIES CRITICISM CANADIAN FICTION CANADA POETRY,