Listen – Volume One, Number Four, Autumn 1955

Hessle, East Yorkshire: George Hartley, 1955.

Price: $70.00

Softcover. Magazine. Octavo. 24pp. Stapled wrappers. Else fine with a few light spots on wraps. A poetry quarterly with contributions from Kingsley Amis, Philip Larkin, D.J. Enright, John Holloway, Elizabeth Jennings, Donald Davie, Charles Tomlinson, A. Alvarez, C.A. Trypanis, Charles Madge, Michael Goymour, Ian Fletcher, Gordon Wharton, Hilary Corke and L.D. Lerner.

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Item #364951 Listen – Volume One, Number Four, Autumn 1955. Kingsley AMIS, Hilary Corke, Gordon Wharton, Ian Fletcher, Michael Goymour, Charles Madge, C. A. Trypanis, A. Alvarez, Charles Tomlinson, Donald Davie, Elizabeth Jennings, John Holloway, D. J. Enright, Philip Larkin, L D. Lerner.

Kingsley Amis
birth name: Kingsley William Amis
born: 4/16/1922
died: 10/22/1995

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Novelist, poet, critic, and teacher who created in his first novel, Lucky Jim (1954; film, 1957), a comic figure who became a household word in Great Britain in the 1950s. Amis was generally grouped among the angry young men, though he denied the affiliation. He was the father of writer Martin Amis.more