Some Poets, Artists & 'A Reference for Mellors'

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Timewell Press, 2005 - 339
Drawn from over four decades of regular reviews for the Daily Telegraph, as well as pieces for Apollo, Punch and Encounter, this is a collection of Anthony Powell's critical writings.
 

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Geoffrey Chaucer
5
John Skelton
13
William Davenant
30
Samuel Butler
36
Christopher Smart
42
Lord Byron
50
Thomas Moore
60
Charles Augustin SainteBeuve
67
William Hogarth
185
James Barry
193
Portrait Painters in India
200
Samuel Palmer
206
Dickenss Illustrators
212
G F Watts
219
Charles Baudelaire
226
Edgar Degas
236

Alfred Lord Tennyson
75
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
83
W S Gilbert
90
Adam Lindsay Gordon
102
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
109
Félix Fénéon
112
Hilaire Belloc
121
Edward Thomas
127
Julian Grenfell
137
JeanPaul Sartre
143
Conrad Aiken
149
Dylan Thomas
156
Portraits of Poets
164
The Bayeux Tapestry
171
Anthony van Dyck
179
Victorian Sculptors
244
Artists Models
250
Alfred Gilbert
256
Henri de ToulouseLautrec
262
George Grosz
269
Bernard Berenson
277
Pablo Picasso
284
Dada and Surrealism
295
Rene Magritte
302
The Euston Road School
308
Kitsch
316
A Reference for Mellors
325
Index
333
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Anthony Powell was born on December 21, 1905 in Westminster, England and was educated at Eton College and Balliol College, Oxford. In 1926 he became an editor at Duckworth & Co. and later moved on to be a scriptwriter for Warner Brothers. By 1937 he was a regular contributor to The Spectator and the Daily Telegraph. From 1953-1959 Powell was the Literary Editor of Punch. His first book, The Barnard Letter, was published in 1928 and his first novel, Afternoon Men, was published in 1931. In 1951 Powell published A Question of Upbringing, which was the first of the twelve novel sequence A Dance to the Music of Time. In 1975 he published Hearing Secret Harmonies, which was the last novel of the sequence. Powell wrote Infants of the Spring, which is part of To Keep the Ball Rolling, his memoirs. He also published The Fisher King in 1986. Anthony Powell died peacefully at his home, The Chantry, aged 94 on 28 March 2000

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