Slightly Foxed #80
147 x 210 mm, 98 pages
Editors: Gail Pirkis & Hazel Wood
Design: Octavius Murray
A cosy quarterly that introduces its readers to books that are no longer new and fashionable but have lasting appeal. Good-humoured, unpretentious and a bit eccentric, it describes itself as, ‘more like a well-read friend than a literary review.’
This is the Winter 2023 edition, as well as the 80th, anniversary issue marking 20 years in print (as the fox-filled cover denotes): 'We decided to launch a magazine that would, we hoped, give [older] books a fresh airing...' And despite the raised eyebrows of their friends, the rest, as they say in their opening letter, is history...