Arena: A Literary Magazine. A run of 13 issues from Number 44, 1956 to Number 56, Spring 1961.

By: Hoggard, N. F.; contributors include Maurice Gee & Kendrick Smithyman

Price: NZ$97.50

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Moderate foxing and creasing to wrappers, heavier creasing to wrappers of a couple of issues. A few small tears or chips to margins and corners of wrappers on some issues. ; A New Zealand literary periodical. Each issue is 28 pages long. Printed wrappers, stapled. Poetry and short stories. Contributors include: Louis Johnson; Kendrick Smithyman; Marilyn Duckworth; Maurice Shadbolt; Brian Bell; Maurice Gee; Dennis McEldowney. Issue 46 (1957) contains a very early published short story in Maurice Gee's literary career, "The Quarry". This is possibly his second story to be published in a magazine, after "The Widow" in Landfall 35 (1955)? [Reference: University of Auckland, NZLF].

Title: Arena: A Literary Magazine. A run of 13 issues from Number 44, 1956 to Number 56, Spring 1961.

Author Name: Hoggard, N. F.; contributors include Maurice Gee & Kendrick Smithyman

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wellington, Printed and Published for the Handcraft Press By N. F. Hoggard: 1956-1961

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 6413