The Age Of The Storytellers: British Popular Fiction Magazines 1880-1950 (presentation copy to Hugh Lamb).

By: Ashley, Mike

Price: £195.00

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Grading: Fine copy in pictorial boards, as issued without dustjacket.


308 pages: co-published by The British Library and Oak Knoll Press: Newcastle, Delaware. Survey of seventy of the major popular fiction magazines of the period 1880-1950 such as THE STRAND, THE WINDSOR, NASH'S and so on. Athough it covers the whole range of fiction it does single out a lot of early science fiction, weird fiction, supernatural and so on: 308 pages. Laid in is a compliments slip from Mike Ashley on which is handwritten/''Hugh, I hope you enjoy it. I've also enclosed a copy of that E. F. Benson story. Do you recognise it? Mike''. Laid in are zerox sheets of the E. F. Benson story ''The Woman In The Veil'' on which is written in pencil/''Evening News nd. 1920s [?]''. With Hugh Lamb's signature and date (19/12006) at the top of the copyright page.

Title: The Age Of The Storytellers: British Popular Fiction Magazines 1880-1950 (presentation copy to Hugh Lamb).

Author Name: Ashley, Mike

Categories: Other,

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Publisher: The British Library: London.: 2006.

ISBN Number: 0712306986

ISBN Number 13: 9780712306980

Binding: Oversize hardcover.

Grading: Fine copy in pictorial boards, as issued without dustjacket.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17591