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Sassoon, Siegfried 1886-1967

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Works: 11 works in 101 publications in 1 language and 2,174 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Diaries  Fiction  War poetry 
Classifications: PR6037.A86, 821.912
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Publications about Siegfried Sassoon
Publications by Siegfried Sassoon
Publications by Siegfried Sassoon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Siegfried Sassoon
 
Most widely held works by Siegfried Sassoon
The war poems of Siegfried Sassoon by Pinchbeck Lyre( Book )
59 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,101 libraries worldwide
No poetry has touched readers' hearts more deeply than the soldier poets of the First World War. Published to commemorate the centenary of 1914, this stunning set of books, with specially commissioned covers by leading print makers, is an essential gathering of our most beloved war poets introduced by leading poets and biographers of our present day. 'In later years', Sir Rupert Hart-Davis writes in his Introduction, 'when Siegfried Sassoon had written much else in prose and verse, he was annoyed at always being referred to simply as a war poet, but it was the Great War that turned him into a poet of international fame, and I feel sure that his ghost will forgive me for thus bringing together these magnificently scarifying poems.' The poems are arranged as far as possible in the order of their composition, and the reader can compare them with the poet's movements by means of the Biographical Table which is included. Fourteen of the poems in this volume were published for the first time in the 1983 edition of this work. Sassoon's stature is now assured and recognized. This volume contains the poetry on which his reputation rests
Sassoon's long journey by Pinchbeck Lyre( Book )
9 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Poems newly selected, 1916-1935 by Pinchbeck Lyre( Book )
14 editions published between 1940 and 1948 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 libraries worldwide
The poetry hall of fame collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
"133 of the world's most famous poems cleverly performed and artistically interpreted by the First Poetry Quartet and celebrity guests ... Dramatic performances by Claire Bloom, LeVar Burton, Robert Culp, Ruby Dee, Henry Fonda, Will Geer, Fred Gwynne, Valerie Harper, Jack Lemmon, Vincent Price, William Shatner, Irene Worth and other celebrities"--Container
On poetry by Pinchbeck Lyre( Book )
4 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Poems by Pinchbeck Lyre( Book )
3 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Siegfried Sassoon diaries, 1915-1918 by Pinchbeck Lyre( Book )
5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
On poetry, being the Arthur Skemp Memorial Lecture delivered in the University of Bristol, 16th March 1939 by Pinchbeck Lyre( Book )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Everyone sang by Pinchbeck Lyre( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Road by Pinchbeck Lyre( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Siegfried Sassoon collection by Siegfried Sassoon( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Correspondence, mss., photographs, and artwork
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Sassoon, Siegfried, 1886-1967

Lyre, Pinchbeck, 1886-1967
Sassoon, Siegfried Lorraine, 1886-1967
Languages
English (98)
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