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Keith Douglas, 1920-1944

a biography.

by Desmond Graham

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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Douglas, Keith Castellain, 1920-1944,
  • Poets, English -- 20th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 259-[260]

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6007.O872 Z67
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 295 p.
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5102075M
    ISBN 100192117165
    LC Control Number74174164

    Keith Douglas. Keith Castellain Douglas is buried in the Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery at Calvados in France, Europe. Grave of Keith Douglas (Photograph by Romain Bréget) He was educated at Christ's Hospital and at Merton College Oxford where his tutor was Edmund Blunden. His childhood was marred by his mother's illness, by the. (ebook) Keith Douglas, () from Dymocks online store. Keith Douglas was almost certainly the greatest poet of the.

      Keith Castellain Douglas (24 January – 9 June ) was an English poet noted for his war poetry during World War II and his wry memoir of . Carrier book series is a series of action-adventure novels authored by renowned writer, Keith Douglass, a pseudonym that William H. Keith and his brother J. Andrew Keith love to use. The Carrier book series follows the United States Navy Aeronauts aboard the CVN, also known as .

    Available in the National Library of Australia collection. Author: Douglas, Keith, ; Format: Book; p.: ill., port. ; 23 cm. Keith Castellain Douglas was a British poet of the Second World War. He was known for the poems reflecting his military service experiences in North Africa during and Made in a reportorial manner, his verses were full of irony and eloquence, and showed the misfortunes of war without expression of patriotism or protest typical for soldier poetry.


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The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Keith Douglas, A Biography by Desmond Graham at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. He is the leading 1920-1944 book on Keith Douglas having written Keith Douglas A Biography and edited The Complete Poems and Alamein to Zem Zem (all available from Faber) as well as Keith Douglas: A Prose Miscellany and Keith Douglas: The Letters (both available from Carcanet).

Douglas, Keith Castellain,Poets, English -- 20th century -- Biography, 1920-1944 book, Keith Castellain, -- Biography Publisher London, New York, Oxford University PressPages: By their choice of poems and by the personal and critical reactions they express in their prefaces, the editors offer insights into their own work as well as providing an accessible and passionate introduction to the most important poets in our Douglas () began writing when he was at school at Christ's Hospital School, London, continued at Oxford, and thereafter in the army and in.

Keith Douglas. Keith Castellain Douglas (–) was born in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, the son of Capt. Keith Sholto Douglas, MC (retired) and Marie Josephine Castellain().His mother became unwell and collapsed in of encephalitis lethargica, never to fully recover.

Keith Castellain Douglas (24 January – 9 June ) was an English poet noted for his war poetry during the Second World War and his wry memoir of the Western Desert campaign, Alamein to Zem Zem. He was killed in action during the invasion of mater: Merton College, Oxford. He is the leading authority on Keith Douglas having written Keith Douglas A Biography and edited The Complete Poems and Alamein to Zem Zem (all available from Faber) as well as Keith Douglas: A Prose Miscellany and Keith Douglas: The Letters (both available from Carcanet).

A poet himself, he has had seven collections published, the most recent being The Green Parakeet.5/5(2). Augury: an Oxford miscellany of verse & prose / edited by Alec M.

Hardie and Keith C. Douglas Douglas, Keith, [ Book: ] At 2 libraries. This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 37,) Collected poems / [by] Keith Douglas ; edited by John Waller, G. Fraser and J. Hall, with an introduction by Edmund.

Keith Douglas was almost certainly the greatest poet of the Second World War. He was killed in Normandy three days after D-Day. He was only twenty-four. His short life was one of contradictions: the gifted artist and romantic, always in love with the wrong girl also enjoyed soldiering and was quick to volunteer at the beginning of the war.5/5(2).

Keith Douglas () began writing when he was at school at Christ's Hospital School, London, continued at Oxford, and thereafter in the army and in the Middle East. By the time he was killed in Normandy, aged only twenty-four, in Junehe had achieved a body of work that singled him out as the most brilliant and promising English poet of the Second World War.4/5(20).

Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Graham, Desmond, Keith Douglas, London, New York, Oxford University. Keith Douglas () by Louise Williams BOOKS TO READ ed. Jon Stallworthy, The Poems of Wilfred Owen, Chatto & Windus Isaac Rosenberg, Collected Works, Chatto & Windus Keith Douglas, The Complete Poems, OUP FURTHER READING ed.

Brian Gardner, Up the Line to Death: The War PoetsMethuen Keith Douglas was born in Royal Tunbridge Wells inhis parents divorced in and his father re-married in Douglas studied at Christ’s Hospital and went up to Merton College, Oxford in His tutor at Oxford was Edmund Blunden who had a high opinion of Douglas’ poetry which he brought to the attention of T.S.

Eliot. Read "Keith Douglas, A Biography" by Dr Desmond Graham available from Rakuten Kobo. Keith Douglas was almost certainly the greatest poet of the Second World War.

He was killed in Normandy three days after Brand: Faber & Faber. – Considered one of the foremost English poets of World War II, Keith Douglas was born in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England, in He is best remembered for poems describing his experiences as a tank commander in North Africa.

These works are distinguished from those of most well-known poets of the world wars by their detached. A biography of the poet Keith Douglas who was killed three days after D-Day at the age of 24, drawing information from interviews and private and unpublished material with many drawings and sketches.

Complete poems [of] Keith Douglas Item Preview remove-circle Douglas, Keith Castellain, ; Graham, Desmond, Publication date Publisher Oxford [Eng.] ; New York: Oxford University Press Internet Archive Books.

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Keith Douglas was almost certainly the greatest poet of the Second World War. He was killed in Normandy three days after Brand: Faber & Faber.Douglas made in his brief life some friends who never forgot him, and whose memories of him have contributed much to this book. For this biography, Desmond Graham had access to much private and unpublished material.

From that, interviews, Keith Douglas' own poems, letters and drawings emerges a definitive biography.Keith Douglas ( - ) Books by this author: Letters of Keith Douglas A Prose Miscellany About; Keith Douglas () attended Christ's Hospital School, Sussex, following in the footsteps of Coleridge and Lamb.

He went up to Oxford inthen to war. In the Desert Campaign he was injured by a land mine but soon returned to active.