Publishers' Portraits Publishing in Central & Eastern Europe
(Europe - 20th Century - Publishing History - Literary Magazines)

Amsterdam Holland: Fund for Central and East European Book Projects, 1997. F 125 pages; laid-in is a postcard inscribed and signed from the editor, Vera Ebels-Dolonova; preface by Timothy Garton Ash; the 'portraits' include: Jelenkor Kiado- Gabor Csordas - Pecs Hungary by Renee Postma; Zeszyty Lierackie - Barbara Torunczyk - Warsaw Poland by Michel Maas; Savremennik - Vladimir Zarev - Sofia, Bulgaria by Olaf Tempelman; Baltos Lankos - Saulius Zukas -Vilnius, Lithuania by Felix Kaplan; Odjek - Nermina Kurspahic -Sarajevo, Bosnia by Postma; Apostrof - Marta Petreu - Cluj, Romania by Tempelman; Erasmus Guild - Vesna Pusic - Zagreb, Croatia by Postma; Kritica & Kontext - Samuel Abraham - Bratislava, Slovakia by Maas; Mlada Fronta - Vladimir Pistorius - Prague, Czech Republic by Vera Ebels-Dolonova; also with an report on publishing in Central and Eastern Europe 'State of Affairs' by Ebels-Dolonova; also "The Book Continent" Reflections on the Trias Libraria" by Laurens van Krevelen and list of activities of the Fund, list of supported publications, funding, contributors; approx. 6 1/2" x 8 3/4" size; bound in illustrated stiff cardstock softcovers; light wear; in very good condition, interesting, intimate details on the lives and struggles of these Central and Eastern European publishers to continue their literary and productive work. Very Good Paperback (Item ID: 24237)


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