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John Betjeman letters

John Betjeman

John Betjeman letters

by John Betjeman

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Published by Minerva in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Betjeman, John, -- 1906-1984 -- Correspondence,
  • Poets, English -- 20th century -- Correspondence

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited and introduced by Candida Lycett Green
    ContributionsLycett Green, Candida
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16901788M
    ISBN 100749313498, 0749396563

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Sir John Betjeman CBE (/ ˈ b ɛ tʃ ə m ən /; 28 August – 19 May ) was an English poet, writer, and was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom from until his death. He was a founding member of the Victorian Society and a passionate defender of Victorian architecture, helping to save St Pancras railway station from demolition.

He began his career Alma mater: Magdalen College, Oxford. The best poems by John Betjeman – and some interesting facts about them. Sir John Betjeman () was UK Poet Laureate from until his death, and became one of Britain’s best-loved poets of the twentieth century. When his Collected Poems was published init was a bestseller.

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She was a writer, broadcaster, and journalist. Her books included Goodbye London, England, and The Dangerous Edge of Things. She also edited two volumes of her father John Betjeman's.

His last book of new poems, A Nip in The Air, was published in After that, he began to suffer from Parkinson's Disease, and a series of strokes reduced his mobility.

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John Betjeman () was a great champion of British heritage whose legacy lives on, not just in his poetry, but in his diaries, broadcasts, and letters. A devotee of the railways, this small, beautiful volume brings together some of his correspondence written on his travels, describing all that he found of value in the landscape and 4/5.

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