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The Resource What W.H. Auden can do for you, Alexander McCall Smith

What W.H. Auden can do for you, Alexander McCall Smith

Label
What W.H. Auden can do for you
Title
What W.H. Auden can do for you
Statement of responsibility
Alexander McCall Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"When facing a moral dilemma, Isabel Dalhousie--Edinburgh philosopher, amateur detective, and title character of a series of novels by best-selling author Alexander McCall Smith--often refers to the great twentieth-century poet W. H. Auden. This is no accident: McCall Smith has long been fascinated by Auden. Indeed, the novelist, best known for his No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series, calls the poet not only the greatest literary discovery of his life but also the best of guides on how to live. In this book, McCall Smith has written a charming personal account about what Auden has done for"--Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
821.912
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Writers on writers
Label
What W.H. Auden can do for you, Alexander McCall Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Love illuminates again ... -- Who was he? -- A discovery of Auden -- Choice and quest -- The poet as voyager -- Politics and sex -- If I could tell you I would let you know -- What Freud meant -- A vision of agape -- That we may have dreams and visions -- And then there is nature -- Auden as a guide to the living of one's life
Control code
ocn857967707
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
viii, 137 pages
Isbn
9780691144733
Lccn
2013938077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)857967707
Label
What W.H. Auden can do for you, Alexander McCall Smith
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Love illuminates again ... -- Who was he? -- A discovery of Auden -- Choice and quest -- The poet as voyager -- Politics and sex -- If I could tell you I would let you know -- What Freud meant -- A vision of agape -- That we may have dreams and visions -- And then there is nature -- Auden as a guide to the living of one's life
Control code
ocn857967707
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
viii, 137 pages
Isbn
9780691144733
Lccn
2013938077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)857967707

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