WorldCat Identities

Cardus, Neville 1889-1975

Overview
Works: 133 works in 528 publications in 4 languages and 6,616 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Discographies  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings  Songs  Rhapsodies (Music)  Suites  Reviews  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Interviewee, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: ML390, 796.358
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Composers eleven by Neville Cardus( Book )

20 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and German and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of short biographies about famous musicians and composers, including essays on Schubert, Wagner, Brahms, Bruckner, Mahler, Strauss, Franck, Debussy, Elgar, Delius, and Sibelius
Kathleen Ferrier: a memoir by Neville Cardus( Book )

48 editions published between 1954 and 1969 in 4 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herinneringen van tijdgenoten aan de Britse alt Kathleen Ferrier (1912-1953)
Talking of music by Neville Cardus( Book )

14 editions published between 1957 and 1975 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English cricket by Neville Cardus( Book )

20 editions published between 1905 and 1997 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British people in pictures
Orchestral works by BBC Philharmonic Orchestra( )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Thomas Beecham, a memoir by Neville Cardus( Book )

12 editions published between 1961 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The delights of music: a critic's choice by Neville Cardus( Book )

6 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cardus on music : a centenary collection by Neville Cardus( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, who's had no formal training in music, wrote over 2,000 pieces of music criticism and established an unassailable reputation as one of the world's most eloquent critics. This is a collection of his finest essays and shows him at his best; the last critic from a more generous era, where criticism was an art and not a technical evaluation
Conversations with Cardus by Robin Daniels( Book )

6 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten composers by Neville Cardus( Book )

13 editions published between 1944 and 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second innings by Neville Cardus( Book )

6 editions published in 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cardus in the covers by Neville Cardus( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cricket by Neville Cardus( Book )

8 editions published between 1930 and 1949 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Kathleen Ferrier by Winifred Ferrier( Book )

7 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography by Neville Cardus( Book )

28 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography was first published in 1947 and was described by J.B. Priestley as 'one of the best pieces of writing that ever found a way to our Book Society. He is a writer who has learned how to write and the result is glorious.'. Sir Neville Cardus is best remembered as a writer on both cricket and music and during his lifetime achieved an unparalleled reputation as one of England's greatest journalists on these two very different subjects. Born in Rusholme in Manchester Cardus carved out an international reputation for himself by his own ability, efforts and imagination and created, as hi
Musical criticisms by Samuel Langford( Book )

4 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Play resumed with Cardus by Neville Cardus( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fourth innings with Cardus by Neville Cardus( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty years of the essays, newspaper articles and press reports from Neville Cardus, the great cricket writer. Sir Neville Cardus urges that the game itself is more important than winning, players should fully express themselves in the game and he writes about those players who delight the senses: Hurst and Hutton, McCabe and Compton. There are essays on the Indians, West Indians and the 1948 Australians who Cardus considered the best team ever to visit England. An outstanding article describes an innings by Compton that he believed to be "champagne for the connoisseur, ginger pop for the boys
Cardus on cricket : a selection from the cricket writings of Sir Neville Cardus by Neville Cardus( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neville Cardus was a literary writer whose subject happened to be cricket, and here is a representative selection of the best of Cardus's writing on the sport. Included are the imaginative reconstruction of the 1882 England and Australia test match to Cardus's descriptions of village cricket, accounts of the great players that Cardus watched play (from Donald Bradman and Harold Larwood to Wally Hammond) to examples of his 'Shastbury' writings
Cardus on cricket : a selection from the cricket writings of Sir Neville Cardus ; chosen and introduced by Rupert Hart-Davis by Neville Cardus( Book )

4 editions published between 1951 and 1977 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Cardus on cricket : a selection from the cricket writings of Sir Neville CardusCardus on cricket : a selection from the cricket writings of Sir Neville Cardus ; chosen and introduced by Rupert Hart-Davis
Alternative Names
Cardus, John Frederick Neville.

Cardus, John Frederick Neville 1889-1975

Cardus, John Frederick Neville 1889-1975 Sir

Cardus, John Frederick Neville, Sir, 1889-1975

Cardus, Neville 1889-1975 Sir

Cardus, Neville, Sir, 1889-1975

Neville Cardus Brits journalist (1888-1975)

Neville Cardus English writer and critic

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Languages
English (232)

German (5)

Danish (4)

Dutch (3)

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Musical criticismsA fourth innings with CardusCardus on cricket : a selection from the cricket writings of Sir Neville CardusCardus on cricket : a selection from the cricket writings of Sir Neville Cardus ; chosen and introduced by Rupert Hart-DavisCardus : celebrant of beautyCardus on cricket : a selection from the cricket writings of Sir Neville Cardus ; chosen and introduced by Rupert Hart-Davis