X . A Quarterly Review edited by David WRIGHT & Patrick SWIFT.
v.1/1-4 bound in one. Edition limited to 800 copies.
Contributors include S Beckett, Stevie Smith, R Graves, E Pound, Milosz, G Barker, B Higgins, R Nye. M Seymour-Smith, H MacDiarmid, D Gascoyne, P Kavangh. J Mahon, D Hill, N Stock, B Pasternak, R Pinget, A Cronin, J Supervielle, V Watkins, C H Sisson, etc. Illustrations by Kokoschka, L Freud, A Masson, Giacometti, D Bomberg. £150.00
and the following separate issues in original wraps in very good condition:-
v .1/2 . March 1960 . (Kokoschka-Lettre de Voyage-9pp illus; Poets on Poetry:-MacDiarmid, V Watkins, P Kavanagh & Stevie Smith; G Barker-4pp article; M Gerard, A Cronin, B Pasternak, etc.) £20.00
v.1/3. June 1960. (Poems by B Higgins, D Wright, G Barker. Other contributions by R Graves (Nov 5 th Address), P Kavanagh, A Masson, P Swift on G Barker; J Supervielle-Poets on Poetry; etc.) £20.00
v.1/4 . Oct. 1960. (E Pound-Unpublished letter; Poems by C H Sisson, R Nye, Milosz; A Cronin-A Question of Modernity; Two Paintings by L Freud; Stories by C H Sisson & S Beckett.) £20.00
XACTUS NEWS. The Model Maker's Friend.
Jan 1934. Includes model making,
Ju-Jitsu; Cartoons, Drawing, Aeroplane talk with the front page showing
photographic illustrations of 8 “Queer Aeroplanes”.
Newspaper format, folded & browned on the edges but still a very good copy of a rare magazine. £8.00
XXTH CENTURY LIBRARY. Ed. V K Krishna MENON. 1934-1935.
Published by John Lane/Bodley Head. comprising:-
ART by E GILL,
DESIGN by N CARRINGTON,
THE HOME by N MITCHISON,
COMMUNISM by RALPH FOX,
WAR by C DELISLE BURNS,
THE JEWS by NORMAN BENTWICH,
SEX by K WALKER,
PRISONS by M HAMBLIN SMITH,
RELIGION by J HECKER,
THE TOWN by DAVID GLASS,
HEALTH by E OBERMER,
THE THEATRE by T KOMISARJEVSKY,
THE SCHOOL by W B CURRY,
DEMOCRACY by J A HOBSON,
MONEY by M A ABRAMS,
BROADCASTING by E H ROBINSON,
DEMOCRACY by J A HOBSON,
LITERATURE by PHILIP HENDERSON
WOMEN by W HOLTBY.
18 volumes, all in excellent condition in like dws designed by Eric GILL;
18 volumes all with dust jackets & all in excellent condition. £300.00
Some duplicates available.
XENIA. Creative Writing & Graphics.
Ed P & G BARNFIELD.
1973-1976. No.2-9. (no. 9 being the last issue)
(Poems by A Adams, Editors, B Pickard, A Bielski, Y Goumas, D Grubb, S Sneyd,
Y Lovelock, P Shuttle, etc. Articles by Wes Magee, N Toczek , S Williams, P Shuttle,
R Buss, etc. Graphics by M Taylor , D Forward, M Dutton, etc.)
8 issues in original wraps. £95.00