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Ivy & Stevie: Ivy Compton-Burnett and Stevie Smith

conversations and reflections.

by Kay Dick

  • 196 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Duckworth in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Smith, Stevie, 1902-1971 -- Interviews.,
    • Compton-Burnett, I. 1884-1969 -- Interviews.,
    • Women and literature -- England -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Interviews.,
    • Women authors, English -- Interviews.,
    • England -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6037.M43 Z6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[12], 60 p., 2 plates;
      Number of Pages60
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5278552M
      ISBN 100715606069
      LC Control Number71878156

      by Ivy Compton-Burnett avg. rating Ratings A radical thinker, one of the rare modern heretics, said Mary McCarthy of Ivy Compton-Burnett, in whose austere, savage, and bitingly funny novels anything can happen and no one will ever escape.   Both indulged in affairs, but their unusual marriage was sustained by his lifelong support for his wife's gifts. They became the center of London literary life, numbering among their close friends Iris Murdoch, Muriel Spark, Stevie Smith, Ivy Compton-Burnett, Anthony Burgess, and Laurence : Neville Braybrooke.

      Olivia Manning's personality was as idiosyncratic her novels. Her husband, Reggie Smith, was equally a "character"a BBC producer, self-proclaimed communist, and life-long philanderer. Both indulged in affairs, but their unusual marriage was sustained by /5. Abstract. Ivy Compton-Burnett’s favourite aphorism, if we can ascertain her favourite by the number of times it occurs in her novels, was the English version of a worldly bit of French philosophy, ‘Tout comprendre, c’est tout pardonner’. 4 If we take into account all its various revisions and modifying contexts this maxim affords a possible approach, an ethical entryway, Author: Kathy Justice Gentile.

      LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. Reflections, Ivy and Stevie: Ivy Compton-Burnett and Stevie Smith, and Pierrot: An Investigation into the Commedia dell'arte. Also present is material for unpublished book projects, "The Carlyle Marriage," "Colette and Her World," notes for a memoir "The Fiction of My Life," "The Letters of Jane Welsh Carlyle," "Six Great Diarists," and "Venus.".


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Ivy & Stevie: Ivy Compton-Burnett and Stevie Smith by Kay Dick Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ivy and Stevie Paperback – November 1, by Kay Dick (Author)5/5(1). Genre/Form: History Interviews: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dick, Kay. Ivy & Stevie: Ivy Compton-Burnett and Stevie Smith.

London, Duckworth, Ivy & Stevie, Ivy Compton-Burnett and Stevie Smith. London ; New York: Allison & Busby, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Stevie Smith; I Compton-Burnett; I Compton-Burnett; Stevie Smith; Stevie Smith: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Kay Dick.

The first book I read from my recent Hay-on-Wye haul was Kay Dick’s Ivy & Stevie () about Ivy Compton-Burnett and Stevie Smith. Dick was friendly with both, and recorded conversations with them as part of a wider project she was researching. urn:taro: Kay Dick: A Preliminary Inventory of an Addition to Her Papers at the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center Finding aid created by Melody Fisher and Liz Murray Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, Finding aid encoded by Lisa Schmidt, Finding aid written in English.

The University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Humanities. Ivy Compton Burnett was a fascinating character who inhabited her own world and belongs to a long line of eccentric British writers - somewhere between Mervyn Peake and Stevie Smith.

Reading a book such a Manservant and Maidservant one longs to know more about her background and the forces that shaped this unique and uncompromising individual/5(3). Ivy Compton Burnett was a fascinating character who inhabited her own world and belongs to a long line of eccentric British writers - somewhere between Mervyn Peake and Stevie Smith.

Reading a book such a Manservant and Maidservant one longs to know more about her background and the forces that shaped this unique and uncompromising individual/5(6).

London: Duckworth, and London: Allison & Busby Ltd., Remarkable interviews with Ivy Compton-Burnett and Stevie Smith, conducted by their mutual friend. Includes several photographs. Greig, Cicely. Ivy Compton-Burnett: A Memoir.

London: Garnstone Press, By Ivy Compton-Burnett's longtime typist. A warm and insightful memoir. Stevie Smith, Smith, Stevie (–71) English poet, b.

Florence Margaret Smith. Smith first came to public notice with Novel on Yellow Paper (). Her witty and William Smith, Smith, William SMITH, WILLIAM Smith’s father, John, was a village blacksmith; but his grandparents and great-grandparents were small farmers in Oxfor Will Smith, Actor, rap musician Fun-loving and.

The name Casmilus is reassigned to a man (the beloved cousin of the protagonist Celia) in Smith's third novel: see The Holiday (), introd. Janet Watts (). Smith's penchant for making the readers of her poems respond to ‘a male persona spoken through the female voice’ is explored in Deryn Rees-Jones, ‘“Tirry-Lirry-Lirry All the Same”: The Poetry and Cited by: 2.

Secrets of a woman's heart: the later life of Ivy Compton-Burnett: / by Hilary Spurling Spurling, Hilary [ Book: ]. There must be family life’: Kay Dick, Ivy & Stevie: Ivy Compton-Burnett and Stevie Smith (), p. Further: ‘Of course, the experience one has in a sense one gets to know more, but I don't think one has : Lily Cui.

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For many years, the novelist Kay Dick, who has died a was at the centre of literary intrigue and gossip. She expended far more energy in pursuing personal vendettas and romantic lesbian. collections of poems (The Collected Poems of Stevie Smith), and a particularly incisive interview with her friend Kay Dick, Ivy and Stevie: Ivy Compton Burnett and Stevie Smith.

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By Antony Shuttleworth. Frank Sheed, Christopher Dawson, Alick West, Christopher Caudwell, Stevie Smith, Storm Jameson, Phyllis Bottome, Ivy Compton-Burnett, Graham Greene, Eric Ambler, George Orwell, Christina Stead, Randall Swingler, and Ralph Fox.

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