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The Library of the late Siegfried Sassoon comprising a large collection of his own original manuscripts and printed books, together with books (many presentation copies), manuscripts and autograph letters from other important writers, the property of George Sassoon, Esq. which will be sold at auction by Christie, Manson & Woods Ltd. ... : illustrated catalogue. by Gerhard Storck

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Published by Christie, Manson & Woods in London .
Written in English

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Places:

  • England,
  • London.

Subjects:

  • Sassoon, Siegfried, 1886-1967 -- Library -- Catalogs,
  • Rare books -- England -- Bibliography -- Catalogs,
  • Catalogs, Booksellers -- England -- London,
  • Private libraries -- England -- Catalogs

Book details:

Edition Notes

GenreCatalogs., Bibliography
ContributionsSassoon, Siegfried, 1886-1967., Sassoon, George.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ997.S244 C47 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination98 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages98
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4632218M
LC Control Number77463701

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Christie's THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE SIEGFRIED SASSOON Wednesday June 4 and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Library of the Late Siegfried Sassoon. Auctioneers: Christies. Date: 4th June, Description: A large collection of Sassoon’s own original manuscripts and printed books, together with books (many presentation copies), manuscripts and autograph letters from other important writers. Title: Items from the Library of Siegfried Sassoon. Read the best books by Siegfried Sassoon and check out reviews of books and quotes from the works War Poems of Siegfried Sassoon, The Georgian Poets (–), The War Poems of Siegfried Sassoon, Th Library Search. The poet and writer, Siegfried Sassoon, is perhaps best known for the poetry that he wrote during the First World War. Although he was a published poet before the outbreak of war, the conflict is seen by many as a catalyst for the creation of his best work. In April Sassoon was injured at the front and sent back to England to recover.

Siegfried Sassoon has 93 books on Goodreads with ratings. Siegfried Sassoon’s most popular book is The War Poems. Siegfried Loraine Sassoon, CBE, MC (8 September – 1 September ) was an English poet, writer, and soldier. Decorated for bravery on the Western Front, he became one of the leading poets of the First World poetry both described the horrors of the trenches and satirised the patriotic pretensions of those who, in Sassoon's view, were responsible for a jingoism-fuelled war.   Jean Moorcroft Wilson, author of the acclaimed biography, Siegfried Sassoon: Soldier, Poet, Lover, Friend, said: “I haven’t seen it is important is that it’s written at a time. About this Item: Dover Publications Inc., United States, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. At the dawn of World War I, Siegfried Sassoon exchanged his pursuits of cricket, fox-hunting, and romantic verse for army life amid the muddy trenches of France.