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Spender, Stephen 1909-1995

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Collected poems, 1928-1953 by Stephen Spender( Book )
42 editions published between 1950 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,756 libraries worldwide
The concise encyclopedia of English and American poets and poetry by Stephen Spender( Book )
43 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 1,747 libraries worldwide
Alphabetically arranged account of poets and analyses of their poetry
D.H. Lawrence: novelist, poet, prophet by Stephen Spender( Book )
23 editions published between 1958 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,615 libraries worldwide
Lawrence was a novelist in the English tradition and also a prophet who related all his ideas to the restless debate going on in his mind about love and sex. The extremes of his personality and his views have provoked nearly all the contributors in this volume to write far beyond the space allotted to each. Some of these essays will be essential reading to the Lawrence student, whilst the collection as a whole will provide an important introduction to him in his time, his friends, and the many places in which he lives and worked
Collected poems, 1928-1985 by Stephen Spender( Book )
44 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,589 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
W.H. Auden : a tribute by Stephen Spender( Book )
17 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,418 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 )
19 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in English and held by 1,413 libraries worldwide
The Struggle of the Modern by Stephen Spender( Book )
51 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 1,399 libraries worldwide
Personal reflections about those qualities in literature and art, in the present century, that Mr. Spender regards as modern
Selected poems by Stephen Spender( Book )
58 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,284 libraries worldwide
A selection, by the author, of the poems he considers his best and most suitable
The year of the young rebels by Stephen Spender( Book )
36 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in 5 languages and held by 1,106 libraries worldwide
Om studenteroprøret i USA, i Frankrig, i Tjekkoslovakiet og Berlin
The making of a poem by Stephen Spender( Book )
30 editions published between 1955 and 1976 in English and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
Love-hate relations : English and American sensibilities by Stephen Spender( Book )
15 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,044 libraries worldwide
Shelley by Stephen Spender( Book )
52 editions published between 1950 and 1968 in 5 languages and held by 957 libraries worldwide
A pocket-sized anthology of poems by Romantic-era poet Percy Bysshe Shelley
The destructive element; a study of modern writers and beliefs by Stephen Spender( Book )
46 editions published between 1935 and 1980 in English and held by 950 libraries worldwide
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The generous days by Stephen Spender( Book )
21 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 923 libraries worldwide
The creative element : a study of vision, despair, and orthodoxy among some modern writers by Stephen Spender( Book )
33 editions published between 1953 and 1973 in English and held by 883 libraries worldwide
Poems by Stephen Spender( Book )
49 editions published between 1933 and 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 868 libraries worldwide
Encounter ( serial )
in English and held by 868 libraries worldwide
Presenta lo más reciente en cuanto a literatura, arte, poesia e historias cortas
The temple by Stephen Spender( Book )
35 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 857 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
Encounters : an anthology from the first ten years of Encounter magazine by Encounter( Book )
16 editions published between 1953 and 1965 in English and held by 782 libraries worldwide
The thirties and after : poetry, politics, people 1933-1970 by Stephen Spender( Book )
45 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 460 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Spender, S.
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 Harold Spender
Stephen Spender angol költő és esszéíró
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
סטיבן ספנדר סופר בריטי
ספנדר, סטיבן 1909-1995
استیون اسپندر شاعر بریتانیایی
ستيفن سبندر، 1909-1995
스티븐 스펜더
スティーブン・スペンダー
スペンダー, S.
スペンダー, スティーヴン
Languages
English (829)
French (12)
Italian (6)
Spanish (6)
Japanese (5)
Swedish (3)
Catalan (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Russian (2)
Chinese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Latin (1)
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