Northfield, MN: Carleton College, 1939-1953. Softcover. 14 issues. Typically, cream and color-banded wraps. Various paginations. VG- (Some edge wear to covers; on last issue front cover has separated and is present; overall very nice.). Item #159214
14 individual issues from this literary magazine that was at least at first privately printed by editors and founders James J. Angleton and E. Reed Whittemore, Jr. while they were students at Yale. Whittemore taught at Carleton College from 1947-1966; and beginning with the Spring 1949 issue (vol. IV no. 2), the masthead of this periodical carries the Carleton address. Specific issues in this lot are: Summer 1939 (I:1), New Year Issue, 1940 (I:2), Summer 1947 (II:4), Winter 1949 (IV:1), Spring 1949 (IV:2), Summer 1949 (IV:3), Fall 1949 (IV:4), Spring 1959 (VI:2), Summer 1951 (VI:3). Fall 1951 (VI:4), Winter 1952 (VII:1), Summer 1952 (VII:3), Fall 1952 (VII:4), and Spring 1953 (VIII:1). Each issue contains a variety of poetry and prose from a variety of contributors. Each is also decorated with the periodical's signature mascot, "the imp." Uncommon.
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