- Other records:
- [London] : [Printed and published for the proprietor by King, Sell, & Railtor, Ltd.], -
[London] : [Printed and published for the proprietor by King, Sell, & Railtor, Ltd.], -
volumes : illustrations ; 21-27 cm
Vol. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 18, 1889)- ; [new ser., 1 (1979)]-
- Literature, Modern -- 21st century -- Periodicals.
Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- Periodicals.
- Title from caption.
"Granta's first incarnation was as a student magazine at Cambridge University. It began in 1889 and published the early work of writers as various as E.M. Forster and A.A. Milne, Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. Granta's second incarnation took it out of Cambridge and into the wider world. It began in 1979." (a brief history from the Granta web page).
Subtitle varies: 1889-19??, A college joke to cure the dumps;
-, The magazine of new writing.
In the new series, most issues have also a distinctive title.
"Best of young British novelists."
Description based on : 7.
Not published winter 1985/1986, fall 1986, summer 1987, winter 1987/1988, winter 1988/1989, winter 1990/1991, winter 1994/1995, and spring 1995.
Issues 29-30 dated winter 1989 and winter 1990, respectively.
Issues 31-32 both dated spring 1990.
Vol. 2 called also n.s., v.1, no. 2.
Vol. 2- lack chronological designation.
Latest issue consulted: Issue 124 (summer 2013).
- Local notes:
- Gotham Book Mart Collection copy no.1 1979:spring is fourth printing, May 1994.
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copies are no. 55, Autumn 1996 and no. 64, Winter 1988 .
- Penn Provenance:
- Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
- Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
- Other format:
- Online version: Granta