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W.H. Auden, a biography

Author: Humphrey Carpenter
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Relates events and anecdotes of the poet's life, based on his journal, notebooks, and letters.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Carpenter, Humphrey.
W.H. Auden, a biography.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1981
(OCoLC)899944008
Named Person: W H Auden; Auden; W H Auden; W H Auden; Wystan H Auden; Wystan H Auden
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Humphrey Carpenter
ISBN: 0395308534 9780395308530 0395324394 9780395324394
OCLC Number: 7672079
Description: xvi, 495 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface: Auden and biography --
Part one: England --
Childhood --
School --
Poetry --
Oxford --
Berlin --
Schoolmaster --
Traveller --
Part two: America --
and Europe --
'Chester, my chum' --
Conversion --
Crisis --
Teacher again --
Ichia --
'A minor Atlantic Goethe' --
Return to England.
Responsibility: by Humphrey Carpenter.

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Relates events and anecdotes of the poet's life, based on his journal, notebooks, and letters.

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