WorldCat Identities

Sitwell, Sacheverell 1897-1988

Overview
Works: 934 works in 3,121 publications in 4 languages and 45,128 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  History  Bibliography  Musical settings  Exhibition catalogs  Art music  Songs  Scores  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Librettist, Other, Creator, Contributor, Lyricist, Translator, wpr, Honoree, Performer
Classifications: PR6037.I85, B
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Sacheverell Sitwell
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Sacheverell Sitwell
Monks, nuns, and monasteries by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

17 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baroque and rococo by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

11 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great houses of Europe by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

37 editions published between 1961 and 1970 in 5 languages and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates and describes 40 of Europe's finest private residences, from the 12th century to the 19th
Spain by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

75 editions published between 1950 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A descriptive guide to Spain
Liszt by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

16 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gothic Europe by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

19 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, analyzes, and sets in historic and human context the Gothic cathedrals, abbeys, churches, sculpture and tapestries created throughout Europe and in England from the 12th to the 16th century
The Gothick north : a study of mediæval life, art, and thought by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

41 editions published between 1929 and 1950 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

40 editions published between 1932 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British architects and craftsmen, a survey of taste, design, and style during three centuries, 1600 to 1830 by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

71 editions published between 1945 and 1973 in English and French and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southern baroque art; a study of painting, architecture and music in Italy and Spain of the 17th & 18th centuries by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

62 editions published between 1924 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"My aim has been so thoroughly to soak myself in the emanations of the period, that I can produce, so far as my pen can aid me, the spirit and atmosphere of the time and place, without exposing too much the creaking joints of the machinery, the iron screws and pins of which are the birth dates and death dates of the figures discussed." -- Introduction
Peter Carl Fabergé, goldsmith and jeweller to the Russian Imperial Court: his life and work by Henry Charles Bainbridge( Book )

8 editions published between 1949 and 1968 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated record and review of his life and work, A.D. 1846-1920
Narrative pictures; a survey of English genre and its painters by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

29 editions published between 1937 and 1972 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A background for Domenico Scarlatti, 1685-1757; written for his two hundred and fiftieth anniversary by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

31 editions published between 1935 and 1970 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hunters and the hunted by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

20 editions published between 1947 and 1948 in English and Undetermined and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mengeling van (verhulde) autobiografie en verhandeling over kunst en architectuur
Selected works of Sacheverell Sitwell by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

24 editions published between 1953 and 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversation pieces : a survey of English domestic portraits and their painters by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

30 editions published between 1933 and 1969 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapters devoted to Hogarth, Zoffany, Devis, Stubbs and Gainsborough
Journey to the ends of time by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

30 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great palaces of Europe( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bridge of the Brocade Sash; travels and observations in Japan by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

17 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels and observations in Japan
The Netherlands : a study of some aspects of art, costume and social life by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

34 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book Mr. Sacheverell Sitwell, looking at the Netherlands through his own eyes rather than through those of his many predecessors, has produced a picture of the country which may appear unorthodox only because of its unfamiliarity. In his belief Holland, as a country, is as individual as Russia or as Spain, and there is a great deal more to be seen and enjoyed in it than the picture galleries, windmills, canals, flower markets and bare empty churches which seem to have impressed previous writers. It has been Mr. Sitwell's endeavour to get out of the museums and into the open-air-out of the museums and, likewise, away from the great cities (although not without having entered some of the old and forgotten patrician houses of The Hague and Amsterdam). In this way the author has discovered a new and beautiful Holland in which the architecture of the eighteenth century, the strange villages and costumes of Friesland, or the art of a Daniel Marot and a Cornelis Troost are
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.44 (from 0.25 for Baroque an ... to 0.78 for Dodecamero ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Covers
Splendours and miseries : a life of Sacheverell SitwellThe Sitwells : and the arts of the 1920s and 1930s
Alternative Names
Sacheverell Sitwell

Sacheverell Sitwell angielski krytyk literacki

Sacheverell Sitwell britischer Schriftsteller

Sacheverell Sitwell British writer

Sacheverell Sitwell Brits schrijver (1897-1988)

Sacheverell Sitwell écrivain britannique

Sacheverell Sitwell escriptor britànic

Sacheverell Sitwell escritor británico

Sacheverell Sitwell scrittore britannico

Sacheverell Sitwell shkrimtar britanik

Sir Sacheverell Sitwell, bart.

Sitwell, Sachervell 1897-1988

Sitwell, Sacheverall

Sitwell Sacheverall 1897-1988

Sitwell, Sacheverall 18971988

Sitwell, Sacheverell

Sitwell, Sacheverell, 1897-

Sitwell, Sacheverell 1897-1988 Sir

Sitwell, Sacheverell 1897- Sir, bart

Sitwell Sacheverell 6th Baronet

Sitwell Sacheverell Reresby

Sitwell, Sacheverell, Sir, 1897-1988

Sitwell, Sacheverell, Sir, bart.

Sitwell, Sacheverell, Sir, bart., 1897-

Sitwell, Sir Sacheverell

서셰버럴 시트웰 영국 작가

シットウェル, サチヴレル

シトウェル

Languages
English (773)

Spanish (10)

French (7)

Polish (1)