Harmondsworth : Penguin, 1945. First Edition. Poor copy in the original stiff-card wrappers; wear and tear as with age. Text remains in fine condition and without blemish. Item #310339
Physical description; 175 p. ; 18 cm. Notes; A copy of this title is held in the Readerships and Literary Cultures collection. Contents; Report on to-day: It was D-Day / Denis Glover -- Wonderful holidays-II / Rosamond Lehmann -- Spiv on the steppe / A. W. Baird -- Now I know / Humphrey Knight -- A song of the cold / Edith Sitwell -- The ebbing tide / James Stern -- The self-made blonde / William Plomer -- The slip / Jim Phelan -- Elegy / Maurice James Craig -- A heap of ripping / Percy Coates -- Three poems / Laurie Lee -- Night worker / V. S. Pritchett -- Two poems / Terence Tiller -- Iseult la belle / Henry Reed -- English painting and the future / Art critic -- Book front: The realist novel and poetic imagination / Stephen Spender -- The decline and future of the English novel / Philip Toynbee -- The defeat of Romanticism / John Heath-Stubbs -- Poetry supplement. Subjects; Penguin New Writing.