WorldCat Identities

Sitwell, Sacheverell 1897-1988

Overview
Works: 771 works in 2,725 publications in 5 languages and 43,503 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography  Musical settings  Pictorial works  Poetry  Art music  Chorus scores  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Librettist, Author of introduction, Other, Collaborator, Lyricist, Translator, Honoree, Creator, wpr, Performer
Classifications: PR6037.I85, B
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Liszt by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

28 editions published between 1955 and 1988 in English and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baroque and rococo by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

21 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monks, nuns, and monasteries by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

13 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great houses of Europe by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

29 editions published between 1961 and 1970 in 5 languages and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spain by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

61 editions published between 1950 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gothic Europe by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

17 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 906 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 mediaeval life, art, and thought by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

45 editions published between 1929 and 1950 in English and held by 863 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 )

92 editions published between 1945 and 1973 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

40 editions published between 1932 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 776 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 )

59 editions published between 1924 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative pictures; a survey of English genre and its painters by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

28 editions published between 1937 and 1972 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

30 editions published between 1935 and 1974 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arabesque and honeycomb by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

16 editions published between 1857 and 1971 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hunters and the hunted by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

17 editions published between 1947 and 1948 in English and Undetermined and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mengeling van (verhulde) autobiografie en verhandeling over kunst en architectuur
Conversation pieces : a survey of English domestic portraits and their painters by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

28 editions published between 1936 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

29 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great palaces of Europe( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 553 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 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels and observations in Japan
Great flower books, 1700-1900; a bibliographical record of two centuries of finely-illustrated flower books by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

27 editions published between 1956 and 1991 in English and German and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Netherlands; a study of some aspects of art, costume and social life by Sacheverell Sitwell( Book )

31 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in English and held by 463 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Sacheverell Sitwell

Sacheverell Sitwell British writer

Sacheverell Sitwell Brits schrijver (1897-1988)

Sacheverell Sitwell escritor británico

Sir Sacheverell Sitwell, bart.

Sitwell, Sachervell 1897-1988

Sitwell, Sacheverall

Sitwell Sacheverall 1897-1988

Sitwell, Sacheverall 18971988

Sitwell, Sacheverell

Sitwell, Sacheverell 1897-1988 Sir

Sitwell, Sacheverell 1897- Sir, bart

Sitwell Sacheverell Reresby

Sitwell, Sacheverell, Sir, 1897-1988

Sitwell, Sacheverell, Sir, bart.

Sitwell, Sacheverell, Sir, bart., 1897-

Sitwell, Sir Sacheverell

シットウェル, サチヴレル

Languages
English (779)

French (8)

Spanish (8)

German (1)

Polish (1)

Covers
Splendours and miseries : a life of Sacheverell Sitwell