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by Louis MacNeice,W.H. Auden
- ISBN: 0571132979
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- Author: Louis MacNeice,W.H. Auden
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- Language: English
- Publisher: W. H. Auden and Louis MacNeice; New Ed edition (January 11, 2002)
- Pages: 256 pages
- FB2 size: 1900 kb
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Letters from Iceland is a travel book in prose and verse by W. H. Auden and Louis MacNeice, published in 1937
Letters from Iceland is a travel book in prose and verse by W. Auden and Louis MacNeice, published in 1937.
Letters from Iceland book. In 1936 poets WH Auden and Louis MacNeice travelled together to Iceland and documented their travels in prose, poetry and imagined letters. Humorous, entertaining and and insight into the place and the time.
Frederick Louis MacNeice CBE (12 September 1907 – 3 September 1963) was an Irish poet and playwright from Northern Ireland, and a member of the Auden Group, which also included W. Auden, Stephen Spender and Cecil Day-Lewis
Frederick Louis MacNeice CBE (12 September 1907 – 3 September 1963) was an Irish poet and playwright from Northern Ireland, and a member of the Auden Group, which also included W. Auden, Stephen Spender and Cecil Day-Lewis. MacNeice's body of work was widely appreciated by the public during his lifetime, due in part to his relaxed but socially and emotionally aware style.
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This item:Letters from Iceland by . Letters from Iceland" is one of the most entertaining books in modern literature; from Auden's 'Letter to Lord Byron' and MacNiece's 'Eclogue', to the mischief and fun of their joint 'Last Will and Testament', the book is impossible to resist- a thirties classic. Paperback: 256 pages.
Letters from Iceland. W H Auden and Louis MacNeice. Published by Faber (1967). In the summer of 1936, W. Auden and Louis MacNeice visited Iceland on commission to write a travel book, but found themselves capturing concerns on a scale that were far more international. Book Binding:Paperback. Each month we recycle over . million books, saving over 12,500 tonnes of books a year from going straight into landfill sites. All of our paper waste is recycled and turned into corrugated cardboard. Read full description. Letters from Iceland by W. Auden, Louis MacNeice (Paperback, 1998). Pre-owned: lowest price.
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At Oxford, MacNeice became friends with Stephen Spender and later, W. Auden, with whom he collaborated on. .During his lifetime, MacNeice was overshadowed by Auden, but in recent years, reevaluation of his work has regarded him as a major literary figure. Auden, with whom he collaborated on "Letters from Iceland" (1937). After graduating with a double first, MacNeice accepted a lectureship in the classics at Birmingham University and, after the traumatic elopement of his first wife, at Bedford College of the University of London. He joined the BBC as scriptwriter and producer in 1941 and remained with it for the remainder of his career. Библиографические данные. Letters from Iceland.
Louis MacNeice was widely regarded in the 1930s as a junior member of the . Letters from Iceland, by MacNeice and W. Auden (London: Faber & Faber, 1937; New York: Random House, 1937).
Louis MacNeice was widely regarded in the 1930s as a junior member of the Auden-Spender-Day Lewis group: MacNeice and Stephen Spender were contemporarie. Offers from publishers led to two MacNeice books published in 1938, I Crossed the Minch and Zoo. In his autobiography MacNeice describes these as prose books for which I had no vocation but which, I thought to myself, I could do as well as the next man. It flattered me that publishers should ask me to do something unsuitable. Poems 1937 (New York: Random House, 1937).