Tag Archives: 1990

Buyer’s Anxiety Cartoon, 1990
Backstage
September 20, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Buyer’s Anxiety Cartoon, 1990

Marion Castree’s cartoon captures the peculiar anxiety that comes when buying for the shop for the first time.

Margaret Mahy & Big Al’s Tulip, 1990
Backstage
September 18, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Margaret Mahy & Big Al’s Tulip, 1990

International Criminal Mastermind and children’s author Margaret Mahy wrote this note on a scrap of envelope to let Unity staff know she’d stolen a copy of her book The Downhill…

Tom Scott Launch, 9th October 1990
Launches
September 18, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Tom Scott Launch, 9th October 1990

Flier for the launch of Private Parts by Tom Scott, published by Daphne Brasell Associates Press and launched by A K Grant at Unity Books.

Writers and Readers Week, 14th March 1990
Events
September 18, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Writers and Readers Week, 14th March 1990

The programme-at-a-glance for Writers and Readers Week 1990, annotated by Marion Castree to indicate staff commitments at various launches during the festival.

Chris Maclean & Jock Phillips Launch, 23rd May 1990
Events
September 18, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Chris Maclean & Jock Phillips Launch, 23rd May 1990

An invitation to the launch of The Sorrow and the Pride: New Zealand War Memorials by Chris Maclean and Jock Phillips, published by the Department of Internal Affairs – Historical…

Ian McEwan launch, 17th March 1990
Events
September 18, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Ian McEwan launch, 17th March 1990

An invitation to the (world) launch of The Innocent by Ian McEwan, published by Random Century and launched at the City Gallery as part of Writers and Readers Week 1990.