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Hart-Davis, Rupert 1907-1999

Overview
Works: 172 works in 548 publications in 3 languages and 12,142 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Diaries  Poetry  Biography  Personal narratives  History  Sources  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Photographer
Classifications: PR5823, B
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Most widely held works about Rupert Hart-Davis
 
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Most widely held works by Rupert Hart-Davis
The letters of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde( Book )

42 editions published between 1962 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here at last is Wilde's life, as he himself knew it, told with moving honesty by a brillant writer and an anguished spirit
Hugh Walpole, a biography by Rupert Hart-Davis( Book )

32 editions published between 1952 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biografie van de Engelse schrijver Hugh Semour Walpole (1884-1941)
The complete letters of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde( Book )

11 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In The Complete Letters of Oscar Wilde, replete with newly discovered correspondence, the full extent of that genius is unveiled. Charting his life from his Irish upbringing to his fame in fin de siecle London to infamy and exile in Paris, these letters - written between 1875 and 1900 - reveal Wilde's wit, brilliance, and humanity. With letters to publishers and fans, friends and lovers, enemies and adversaries, this complete collection also includes editorial insights by Wilde's sole grandson, Merlin Holland, and the renowned Wilde scholar Rupert Hart-Davis." "An indispensable book for all lovers of Oscar Wilde, The Complete Letters of Oscar Wilde reveals his passion, his fears, his lies, his barbs, and, above all, the glory of his imagination."--Jacket
More letters of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde( Book )

18 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brieven van de Ierse auteur (1856-1900)
Electric delights by William Plomer( Book )

9 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siegfried Sassoon diaries, 1915-1918 by Siegfried Sassoon( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of Max Beerbohm, 1892-1956 by Max Beerbohm( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lyttelton Hart-Davis letters : correspondence of George Lyttelton and Rupert Hart-Davis by George Lyttelton( Book )

28 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of the caricatures of Max Beerbohm by Rupert Hart-Davis( Book )

16 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siegfried Sassoon diaries, 1920-1922 by Siegfried Sassoon( Book )

7 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Beerbohm's letters to Reggie Turner by Max Beerbohm( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siegfried Sassoon diaries, 1923-1925 by Siegfried Sassoon( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De profundis by Oscar Wilde( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1998 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A letter written by Oscar Wilde to Lord Alfred Douglas, during Wilde's imprisonment in Reading Gaol. Although he was not permitted to send the letter while in prison, he sent it after his release, and the journalist Robert Ross published the letter after Wilde's death"--Provided by publisher
Letters to Reggie Turner by Max Beerbohm( Book )

11 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siegfried Sassoon letters to Max Beerbohm : with a few answers by Siegfried Sassoon( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war poems of Siegfried Sassoon by Siegfried Sassoon( Book )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No poetry has touched readers' hearts more deeply than the soldier poets of the First World War. Published to commemorate the centenary of 1914, this stunning set of books, with specially commissioned covers by leading print makers, is an essential gathering of our most beloved war poets introduced by leading poets and biographers of our present day. 'In later years', Sir Rupert Hart-Davis writes in his Introduction, 'when Siegfried Sassoon had written much else in prose and verse, he was annoyed at always being referred to simply as a war poet, but it was the Great War that turned him into a poet of international fame, and I feel sure that his ghost will forgive me for thus bringing together these magnificently scarifying poems.' The poems are arranged as far as possible in the order of their composition, and the reader can compare them with the poet's movements by means of the Biographical Table which is included. Fourteen of the poems in this volume were published for the first time in the 1983 edition of this work. Sassoon's stature is now assured and recognized. This volume contains the poetry on which his reputation rests
Letters by Oscar Wilde( Book )

11 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to Max Beerbohm : with a few answers by Siegfried Sassoon( Book )

7 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lyttelton Hart-Davis letters : correspondence of George Lyttelton and Rupert Hart-Davis. Vol. 5, 1960 by George Lyttelton( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is the last of what has been called "a lesson in friendship and civilised manners". It contains the complete text of the final two volumes in the six that make up the complete correspondence of a distinguished publisher and a retired schoolmaster
Cardus on cricket : a selection from the cricket writings of Sir Neville Cardus by Neville Cardus( Book )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 84 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
 
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The complete letters of Oscar Wilde
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Руперт Харт-Дэвис

Languages
English (285)

French (3)

Italian (1)

Covers
The complete letters of Oscar WildeThe Lyttelton Hart-Davis letters : correspondence of George Lyttelton and Rupert Hart-DavisDe profundisThe war poems of Siegfried SassoonCardus on cricket : a selection from the cricket writings of Sir Neville CardusHalfway to heaven : concluding memoirs of a literary lifeMan of letters : the extraordinary life and times of literary impresario Rupert Hart-Davis