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Little magazines are periodicals that publish experimental and non-conformist work of relatively unknown writers and artists. They are often noncommercial in their outlook and occasionally irregular in their publication. Little magazines played a significant role for the writers and artists who shaped the avant-garde movements like Modernism and Post-modernism across the world in the twentieth century.



Falbalas and Franfreluches by Barbier, George

Paris: Meynial, 1925. First Edition. George Barbier. A complete and excellent set of the five annual issues illustrated with a total of sixty beautiful pochoir plates, complete with decorated pochoir title pages. 'Falbalas and Franfreluches' (Fr...

From Rare Illustrated Books

AU$15,000.00


THE LARK [Whole Numbers 1 through 24] by Burgess, Gillette, et al

San Francisco: C.A. Murdock & Co. [1st number only]; then William Doxey, 1897. Twenty-four issues (of 25 published, lacking the EPILARK). Wire-stitched and sewn pictorial self wrappers, numbers 9 and beyond printed on one side of leaf only. Heavily illus...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$2,500.00


SUR REVISTA TRIMESTRAL by [Borges, Jorge Luis, et al]

Buenos Aires, 1947. Whole numbers 34 through 74, 95 through 128, and 141 through 158. Bound up in sixteen volumes, wrappers bound in, for James Laughlin. Occasional sunning or dust marking to bindings, occasional text blocks tanned, as usual, but very go...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$2,000.00


RARE Complete Publication ) SPIN; The Folksong Magazine , Vol. 1, No.1, October 1961 - Vol. 9, No. 4, 1973 , 61 Complete Magazines by Beryl Davis, Editor

Wallasey, Cheshire, England: Spin Publications , 1961. RARE. 61 magazines, the complete run of one of Britain's early and iconic folk music revival magazines. All are Near Fine to Fine. 10 issues each in the first 3 volumes, 6 each in Vols. 4-6, 5 iss...

From Dale Steffey Books

$1,800.00


Harper’s Weekly: Journal of Civilization by HARPER

1880 1st ed Harper's Weekly President Garfield Chinese Opium in California HUGE Harper's Weekly was an early American magazine published by Harper. Beginning in 1857, it was a primary source of news, fiction stories, humor, satire, and a number of other ...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$950.00


[Arabic magazine] by various

1800 Arabic Account on French Revolution & Napoleonic WARS Treaty of Tilsit An interesting and rather obscure Arabic periodical from the 19th-century. This gazette provides information on the Napoleonic Wars involving France, Russia, and Austria and thei...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$950.00


Harper’s Weekly: Journal of Civilization by Harper

1875 Harper's Weekly PT Barnum Indians White SLAVES Gn Sheridan Illustrated HUGE Harper's Weekly was an early American magazine published by Harper. Beginning in 1857, it was a primary source of news, fiction stories, humor, satire, and a number of other...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$950.00


Harper’s Weekly: Journal of Civilization by HARPER

1881 1st ed Harper's Weekly President Garfield & Alexander II Assassination HUGE Harper's Weekly was an early American magazine published by Harper. Beginning in 1857, it was a primary source of news, fiction stories, humor, satire, and a number of other...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$950.00


Peterson's Magazine by PETERSON, Charles Jacobs

1860 FASHION Peterson's Magazine Women Civil War Era Music Color ILLUSTRATED 5v Peterson's Magazine, a successful rival of Godey's Lady's Book, was a lady's American magazine, produced by American authors for American women. The magazine included topics ...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$950.00


TWICE A YEAR. A SEMI-ANNUAL JOURNAL OF LITERATURE, THE ARTS AND CIVIL LIBERTIES by Twice A Year

New York, 1948. Whole numbers one through fifteen (in nine issues), lacking the final, 10th anniversary number. Variously printed wrappers, printed wrappers over boards, and cloth, in printed dust jackets (as below). Nine volumes, including double number...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$950.00


Telephone, Numbers 1, 3, 4, and 5 by Maureen Owen, Editor

New York: The Poetry Project, 1969. 4 RARE early issues of this seminal poetry magazine founded in 1969 by Maureen Owen and printed at The Poetry Project. Numbers 1, 3, 4, and 5. No dates on 3 issues, published 1969-1972. Very Good overall, Issue 1, ...

From Dale Steffey Books

$800.00


PAGANY A NATIVE QUARTERLY by Pagany

Boston & Redding, 1933. Volume one number one through volume three, number four. Twelve issues. Printed wrappers. Wrappers of I:1 affected by old damp causing color bleed to prelims and terminal leaves (somewhat offset by a brief inscription from Johns a...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$750.00


MANIKIN NUMBER TWO. GO. GO by Williams, William Carlos

New York: Monroe Wheeler, 1923. Printed string-tied wrappers. Faintest hint of darkening at extreme wrapper edges, as inevitable, otherwise a fine copy. First edition. One of 150 copies printed. Although in principle a single issue of a periodical, thi...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$650.00


The European Magazine and London Review containing the literature, history, politics, arts, manners & amusements of the… vol 37-38, from July to Dec. 1800 by periodical

1800 Death of George Washington SLAVES America Slavery Napoleon Bonaparte Wars Like many British periodicals of this era, 'The European Magazine and London Review' contains numerous articles on a variety of topics, most of which deal with major political...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$599.00


The Illustrated London News by London Magazine

1851 HUGE Illustrated London News Moby Dick 1st Melville 1851 Insurrection A rare mid-19th-century issue of 'The Illustrated London News' bound in a beautiful, leather binding. This series of issues from 1851 to 1852 covers a wide variety of important t...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$550.00


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