Interesting Sites and Resources
McPherson & Co are the
publishers of -- among other noteable writers -- Anna
Maria Ortese (THE IGUANA; A MUSIC BEHIND THE WALL AND OTHER
STORIES), the Italian magical-realist whose story The Great Street appeared in our inaugural issue.
Mercury House is a
not-for-profit literary press in San Francisco with an interesting list of authors.
Members of the staff used to be associated with the respected North Point, before that
imprint closed its doors several years ago. In February 1998, Mercury House will publish NARROW ROAD TO THE DEEP NORTH, a non-fiction narrative set in Alaska, by Katherine McNamara.
The Lilliput Press is an Irish
publisher which, since 1985 has brought out the essays of the late Hubert
Butler. Four volumes of his writing are available through them. Their list includes a
number of notable Irish writers.
The Irish Bookshop is the place in
New York where books of and from Ireland, in English and Irish, can be bought. They will
take phone, mail, and e-mail orders.
The Village Voice Bookshop
lives in the heart of Paris, and makes American and English books available to customers
on several continents, via phone, fax, post, and e-mail. Odile Hellier, the proprietor, is a Contributing
Editor of this publication.