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William Empson : against the Christians

Author: John Haffenden
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the concluding volume of a biography of William Empson, one of the foremost poets and literary critics of the twentieth century. It covers his turbulent years writing wartime propaganda for  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic book
Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Haffenden, John.
William Empson.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
(DLC) 2006019808
(OCoLC)70207950
Named Person: William Empson; William Empson
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Haffenden
ISBN: 9781429470858 1429470852 9786610758449 6610758441
OCLC Number: 139993321
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Awards: Winner of The Guardian, The Independent on Sunday and The Sunday Times Christmas Picks 2006.
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 797 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The BBC war --
The war within the BBC --
Chinabound --
Sounding the south : Kenyon College, Summer 1948 --
Siege and liberation --
The new China --
Changes in China, and Kenyon again --
Quitting Communist China --
Final reckoning : the affair of Fei Hsiao-t'ung --
'A mighty raspberry' : the structure of complex words --
Homing to Yorkshire --
From poetry to the queen --
Ménage à trois --
The antiChristian : Milton's God --
'They think good literature is a tremendous scolding' : from Sheffield to Legon --
The road to retirement --
Rescuing Donne and Coleridge --
Roamings in retirement : from Toronto to Miami --
Faustus : finale.
Other Titles: Against the Christians
Responsibility: John Haffenden.
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