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Balcon, Jill

Overview
Works: 112 works in 204 publications in 1 language and 2,381 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Satire  Poetry  Juvenile works  Love stories  Folklore  Domestic fiction  History  Detective and mystery stories, English  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Editor, Actor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jill Balcon
The complete poems of C. Day Lewis by C Day Lewis ( Book )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Pity of war : poems of the First World War by Jill Balcoon ( Book )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The light years by Elizabeth Jane Howard ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 130 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 )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 116 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
The Jupiter book of ballads ( )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Aeneid by Virgil ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Virgil's Aeneid, one of the greatest Classical poems, tells the story of Aeneas, son of Priam, after the fall of Troy. His quest is to find the site "in the west" where he will found a new town prophesied to be the seat of a world empire, Rome. This great poem, in a modern translation by Cecil Day Lewis, is superbly read by the great classical actor Paul Scofield, with Jill Balcon
Selected poems by C Day Lewis ( Book )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Casting off by Elizabeth Jane Howard ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 83 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'
Confusion by Elizabeth Jane Howard ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 75 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
Poems for several voices ( )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 61 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
Early Victorian poetry by John Clare ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 50 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 Eighteenth century Swift to Crabbe ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Marple in a Caribbean mystery by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 40 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 complete poems by C Day Lewis ( )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samuel Pepys the unequalled self by Claire Tomalin ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biografie van de Engelse dagboekschrijver (1633-1703)
Just so stories by Rudyard Kipling ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains a collection of stories about animals designed to be read aloud to children and adults
What passing bell a commemoration in poetry and prose of the fiftieth anniversary of the outbreak of the first World War by Fred Woods ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Golden treasury of children's verse ( Recording )
in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The romantics ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Balcon, Jill Angela Henriette, 1925-2009
JILL ANGELA BALCON
Languages
English (75)
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