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Spender, Stephen 1909-1995

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The concise encyclopedia of English and American poets and poetry by Stephen Spender( Book )
38 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,826 libraries worldwide
Alphabetically arranged account of poets and analyses of their poetry
Collected poems, 1928-1953 by Stephen Spender( Book )
35 editions published between 1954 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,778 libraries worldwide
Collected poems, 1928-1985 by Stephen Spender( Book )
39 editions published between 1955 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,635 libraries worldwide
The Collected Poems of Stephen Spender gathers together the renowned poet's major work for the first time in over thirty years. It contains recent uncollected poems, including remembrances of Auden, Stravinsky, and Louis MacNiece, as well as previously uncollected earlier poems based on Rilke, Lorca, and Altoguirre, and choruses from Sir Stephen's version of Sophocles' Oedipus Trilogy. Sir Stephen has also made considerable changes in the texts of his earlier work, eliminating some poems and significantly revising many others. In the introduction he writes: "In reworking poems I have always done so with the sense that in writing a poem I have certain intentions which I very rarely forget. If I take up a notebook and find in it a sketch for a poem which I made many years ago I can remember exactly what I was setting out to do, and I sometimes find that I can continue it as though I had written the sketch yesterday." A poet of engagement, both political and emotional, Stephen Spender has witnessed and vividly described the traumas and trials of his age. This definitive collection stands as his essential testimony.--publisher description
D.H. Lawrence: novelist, poet, prophet by Stephen Spender( Book )
17 editions published between 1958 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,631 libraries worldwide
Selected poems by Stephen Spender( Book )
58 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,462 libraries worldwide
A selection, by the author, of the poems he considers his best and most suitable
W.H. Auden : a tribute by Stephen Spender( Book )
18 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,444 libraries worldwide
Thirty-six reminiscences and appreciations, by friends early and late, provide a richly illustrated portrait of the distinguished British poet, covering all aspects and periods of his life and work
T.S. Eliot by Stephen Spender( Book )
15 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in English and held by 1,425 libraries worldwide
The Struggle of the Modern by Stephen Spender( Book )
49 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 1,414 libraries worldwide
Personal reflections about those qualities in literature and art, in the present century, that Mr. Spender regards as modern
Love-hate relations : English and American sensibilities by Stephen Spender( Book )
33 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 1,396 libraries worldwide
Duino elegies by Rainer Maria Rilke( Book )
45 editions published between 1939 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
Written in a period of spiritual crisis between 1912 and 1922, the poems that compose the Duino Elegies are the ones most frequently identified with the Rilkean sensibility. With their symbolic landscapes, prophetic proclamations, and unsettling intensity, these complex and haunting poems rank among the outstanding visionary works of the century
The year of the young rebels by Stephen Spender( Book )
37 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in 6 languages and held by 1,164 libraries worldwide
Om studenteroprøret i USA, i Frankrig, i Tjekkoslovakiet og Berlin
The making of a poem by Stephen Spender( Book )
27 editions published between 1955 and 1976 in English and held by 1,122 libraries worldwide
The destructive element; a study of modern writers and beliefs by Stephen Spender( Book )
53 editions published between 1935 and 1980 in English and held by 1,023 libraries worldwide
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The generous days by Stephen Spender( Book )
20 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 936 libraries worldwide
The temple by Stephen Spender( Book )
39 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 914 libraries worldwide
To the Oxford undergraduates Paul, Simon, and William (characters Spender based closely upon himself, W.H. Auden, and Christopher Isherwood) the Weimar Republic seems a kind of paradise. Simon puts it this way: "Germany is the only place for sex. England's no good." During parties in the Bauhaus salons of Hamburg and pleasure-trips along the Rhine, Paul falls in love with "The Children of the Sun," as young Germans call themselves- until the shadow of Nazism begins to loom over them all
The creative element : a study of vision, despair, and orthodoxy among some modern writers by Stephen Spender( Book )
42 editions published between 1953 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 914 libraries worldwide
Shelley by Stephen Spender( Book )
42 editions published between 1950 and 1968 in 5 languages and held by 899 libraries worldwide
A pocket-sized anthology of poems by Romantic-era poet Percy Bysshe Shelley
Encounter ( serial )
in English and held by 871 libraries worldwide
Poems by Stephen Spender( Book )
44 editions published between 1933 and 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 863 libraries worldwide
Henry Moore sculptures in landscape by Stephen Spender( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 785 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Spender, Stephen
Spender, Stephen 1909-
Spender, Stephen 1909-1995
Spender, Stephen 1909-1995 Sir
Spender, Stephen Harold
Spender, Stephen Harold 1909-1995
Spender, Stephen Harold 1909-1995 Sir
Spender, Stephen Harold, Sir, 1909-1995
Spender, Stephen, Sir, 1909-1995
Stephen Spender britischer Dichter und Autor
Stephen Spender britisk poet
Stephen Spender Brits schrijver
Stephen Spender brittisk poet
Stephen Spender poeta e saggista inglese
Стивен Спендер британский поэт, прозаик и эссеист
סטיבן ספנדר
ספנדר, סטיבן 1909-1995
ستيفن سبندر، 1909-1995
스티븐 스펜더
スティーブン・スペンダー
スペンダー, スティーヴン
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English (781)
German (21)
Japanese (13)
French (10)
Spanish (10)
Italian (8)
Swedish (6)
Catalan (3)
Dutch (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Portuguese (1)
Russian (1)
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