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Balcon, Jill

Overview
Works: 121 works in 263 publications in 2 languages and 2,619 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Satire  Poetry  Romance fiction  Satirical literature  Gothic fiction  Novels  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor, Editor, Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jill Balcon
 
Most widely held works by Jill Balcon
The complete poems of C. Day Lewis by C Day Lewis( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pity of war : poems of the First World War by Jill Balcon( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jupiter book of ballads( )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems for several voices( )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Aeneid by Virgil( Recording )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classical epic poem tells of the Trojan warrior Aeneas. Departing from Troy after its fall, Aeneas makes a perilous journey towards modern-day Italy. In Italy, he plays a major part in the founding of Rome. As he endures the military and social challenges related to the founding of this great city, Aeneas fights not for himself, but rather for the selfless cause of founding an enduring and influential metropolis
The light years by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Recording )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the Cazalet family in pre-WWII England, recreating a vanished historical portrait
Marking time by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Recording )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this second volume of the Cazalet Chronicles, the story begins after the invasion of Poland in 1939, when war is clearly imminent and unavoidable.--
Selected poems by C Day Lewis( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picasso the sculptor( Visual )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A record of the 1967 Tate Gallery exhibition of sculptures by Spanish artist, Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Casting off by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Recording )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Cazalet Chronicle' draws to an end as 'Casting Off', the final volume in the quartet, marks the end of an era. The first three titles in the 'Cazalet Chronicle' were 'The Light Years', 'Marking Time' and 'Confusion."
Confusion by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Recording )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third volume of the best-selling The Cazalet chronicle, takes up the story of the Cazalet family in the spring of 1942 and follows them through the dark middle period of the war to VE day, 8 May 1945
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen( Recording )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charmingly imperfect Catherine Morland is invited to Northanger Abbey, the home of new friends. Hearing exaggerated reports of her wealth, the head of household General Tilney encourages a marriage between his son Henry and Catherine. Before matters can be settled, Catherine must learn to distinguish between books and real life, false friends and true
Early Victorian poetry by John Clare( Recording )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poets included are: John Clare (1793-1864), Charlotte Bronte (1816-1855), Emily Bronte (1818-1848) and Anne Bronte (1820-1849) Bronte, Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861) and George Meredith (1828-1909)
The early twentieth century : Hardy to Owen( Recording )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete Poems by C Day Lewis( )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Lord Tennyson: portrait of a poet by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings from selections of Tennyson's poems by Peggy Ashcroft, Robert Donat, John Gielgud, Sybil Thorndike, and others
The Eighteenth century : Swift to Crabbe( Recording )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple in They do it with mirrors by Agatha Christie( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Miss Marple pays her old friend Carie Lewis a visit, she immediately senses that something is worng. Two gunshots, heard from behind the locked study room, seem to confirm her suspicions. Whilst Lewis Serrocold escapes the attempt on his life, the visiting Mr Gulbrandsen met a different fate elsewhere in the house. What did Mr Gulbrandsen know to make him a target for murder? Who has been trying to poison Carrie Louise with arsenic? And what role in all this has Serrocold's deeply disturbed assistant Edgar Lawson?
Just so stories by Rudyard Kipling( Recording )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories about Kipling's delightful jungle animals
The romantics( Recording )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The complete poems of C. Day Lewis
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The Pity of war : poems of the First World WarThe AeneidSelected poemsNorthanger AbbeyThe early twentieth century : Hardy to OwenThe Eighteenth century : Swift to CrabbeMiss Marple in They do it with mirrorsThe romantics
Alternative Names
Balcon, Jill.

Balcon, Jill Angela Henriette 1925-2009

JILL ANGELA BALCON

Jill Balcon actrice, épouse de Cecil Day-Lewis

Jill Balcon britisk skodespelar

Jill Balcon britisk skuespiller

Jill Balcon Brits actrice (1925-2009)

Jill Balcon brittisk skådespelare

Τζιλ Μπάλκον

Джилл Бэлкон

Ժիլլ Բելքոն

ジル・バルコン

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