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The Golden Hind. Parts 1-4 (of 8 only printed - Clifford Bax & Austen Osman Spar - 1922. [1214617]
London. : Chapman & Hall, 1922. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. A.O.Spare, John Nash, Haydn Mackey, Cecil french, Robert Gibbings, etc.. The first 4 issues of this short lived quarterly issued literary magazine printed in illustrated textured soft card covers and folio size and dating from the last quarter of 1922 to July 1923. Part 1 has 48 pages + 4 pages of adverts before title and an errata slip, the other 3 have 40 + advert leaf. AND two signed items by Clifford Bax. A single page letter dated 1922 & a signed postcard dated 1923 re. review contributions to the magazine. One a small buff postcard with a short initialed polite thank you for work done on part 4, same recipient. (This card has a 1924 British Empire cancel dated June 20th 1923) The work was overambitious and folded after another 4 smaller format issues with a short break the same year and into 1924. The contributors both literary and artist are eclectic and formidable. Austen O. Spare is prolific throughout and with some outstanding double page plates of tinted lithographs and illustrations + John Nash, + A Garth Jones + Winifred How + Haydn Mackey + E. A. Cox + E. Powys Mathers + Richard Church + Havelock Ellis + Cecil French + article on the Earl of Oxford as Shakespeare + Robert Gibbings + Allan Odle + Jack B. Yeats + Laurence Bradshaw + Aldus Huxley (first printing of; The Ambassador of Capripedia & Albert-Prince Consort) Nora Wright + Vivien Gribble + Warwick Reynolds + Phyllis Mégroz "The Wolf man Of Rouen" + W. H. Davies (poetry) + E. Powys Mathers + Alec Waugh + Herbert Farjeon & Others. Covers clean and fresh as are the contents, stringing to part 3 a little loose. but Very Good+ condition Tall slim folio. 1922-23. Very Art Deco!
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