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Published 1 October 1993 in Volume 16 No. 2. Subjects: Australian literary magazines, Australian literature - Overseas publishing, New Zealand literature & writers.
Cite as: Kiernan, Brian. ‘A.G. Stephens’s ‘Bookfellow’ in New Zealand.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 16, no. 2, 1993. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.37d88a405a.
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