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Prose and travel books in prose and verse

Author: W H Auden; Edward Mendelson
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1996-<©2002>
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Volume 1. This book contains all the essays and reviews that W.H. Auden wrote during the years when he was living in England, and also includes the full original versions of his two illustrated travel books, Letters from Iceland (written in collaboration with Louis MacNeice) and Journey to a War (written in collaboration with Christopher Isherwood). Auden's early prose ranges from extravagant indiscreet travel

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Auden, W.H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973.
Prose and travel books in prose and verse.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1996-<c2015>
Named Person: W H Auden; W H Auden
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: W H Auden; Edward Mendelson
ISBN: 0691068038 9780691068039 0691089353 9780691089355 9780691133263 0691133263 9780691147550 0691147558 9780691151717 0691151717 9780691164588 0691164584 9780691033013 0691033013
OCLC Number: 33009588
Description: volumes <1-6> : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: v. 1. Prose, 1926-1938 --
v. 2. Prose, 1939-1948 --
v. 3. Prose, 1949-1955 --
v. 4. Prose, 1956-1962 --
v. 5. Prose, 1963-1968 --
v. 6. Prose, 1969-1973.
Other Titles: Prose
Responsibility: W.H. Auden ; edited by Edward Mendelson.
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Offers W H Auden's prose that provides a fresh picture of this legendary writer's mind and art when he was at the height of his powers, from 1956 through 1962, including the years when he was  Read more...


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