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Balcon, Jill

Overview
Works: 112 works in 244 publications in 1 language and 2,500 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Fiction  Legends  Satire  Epic poetry, Latin  Romance fiction  Gothic fiction  Novels  Satirical literature  History 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Editor, Actor, Author of introduction, Author
Classifications: PA6807.A5, 873.01
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jill Balcon
 
Most widely held works by Jill Balcon
The complete poems of C. Day Lewis by C Day Lewis( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pity of war : poems of the First World War by Jill Balcon( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jupiter book of ballads( )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems for several voices( )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The light years by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Recording )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the Cazalet family in pre-WWII England, recreating a vanished historical portrait
Marking time by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Recording )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this second volume of the Cazalet Chronicles, the story begins after the invasion of Poland in 1939, when war is clearly imminent and unavoidable.--
Selected poems by C Day Lewis( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casting off by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Recording )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Cazalet Chronicle' draws to an end as 'Casting Off', the final volume in the quartet, marks the end of an era. The first three titles in the 'Cazalet Chronicle' were 'The Light Years', 'Marking Time' and 'Confusion."
The Aeneid by Virgil( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tells the story of an epic voyage in which Aeneas crosses stormy seas, becomes entangled in a tragic love affair with Dido of Carthage, descends to the world of the dead - all the way tormented by the vengeful Juno, Queen of the Gods - and finally reaches Italy, where he will fulfill his destiny: to found the Roman people
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen( Recording )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charmingly imperfect Catherine Morland is invited to Northanger Abbey, the home of new friends. Hearing exaggerated reports of her wealth, the head of household General Tilney encourages a marriage between his son Henry and Catherine. Before matters can be settled, Catherine must learn to distinguish between books and real life, false friends and true
Confusion by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third volume of the best-selling The Cazalet chronicle, takes up the story of the Cazalet family in the spring of 1942 and follows them through the dark middle period of the war to VE day, 8 May 1945
Early Victorian poetry by John Clare( Recording )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poets included are: John Clare (1793-1864), Charlotte Bronte (1816-1855), Emily Bronte (1818-1848) and Anne Bronte (1820-1849) Bronte, Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861) and George Meredith (1828-1909)
The early twentieth century : Hardy to Owen( Recording )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Eighteenth century : Swift to Crabbe( Recording )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple in They do it with mirrors by Agatha Christie( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Miss Marple pays her old friend Carie Lewis a visit, she immediately senses that something is worng. Two gunshots, heard from behind the locked study room, seem to confirm her suspicions. Whilst Lewis Serrocold escapes the attempt on his life, the visiting Mr Gulbrandsen met a different fate elsewhere in the house. What did Mr Gulbrandsen know to make him a target for murder? Who has been trying to poison Carrie Louise with arsenic? And what role in all this has Serrocold's deeply disturbed assistant Edgar Lawson?
The romantics( Recording )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Victorians( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Hardy by Claire Tomalin( Recording )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Hardy is one of the sacred figures in English writing, a great poet and a novelist with a world-wide reputation. He was a man of paradoxes: a believer and an unbeliever, a socialist and a snob, an unhappy husband and a desolate widower. From the poverty of rural Dorset to his resting place in Westminster Abbey, leading biographer Claire Tomalin covers Hardy's illegitimate birth, his rural upbringing, his escape to London in the 1860s, his marriages, his status as a bestselling novelist, and in later life, his supreme achievements as a poet
Just so stories by Rudyard Kipling( Recording )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete Poems by C Day Lewis( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The complete poems of C. Day Lewis
Alternative Names
Balcon, Jill.

Balcon, Jill Angela Henriette 1925-2009

JILL ANGELA BALCON

Jill Balcon Actress

Jill Balcon actrice, épouse de Cecil Day-Lewis

Jill Balcon britisk skodespelar

Jill Balcon britisk skuespiller

Jill Balcon Brits actrice (1925-2009)

Jill Balcon brittisk skådespelare

Τζιλ Μπάλκον

Джилл Бэлкон

Ժիլլ Բելքոն

ジル・バルコン

Languages
English (84)

Covers
The Pity of war : poems of the First World WarSelected poemsThe AeneidNorthanger AbbeyThe early twentieth century : Hardy to OwenThe Eighteenth century : Swift to CrabbeMiss Marple in They do it with mirrorsThe romantics