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Cecil Day-Lewis

Poet, Novelist (27-Apr-1904 — 22-May-1972)


Sean Day-Lewis. C. Day-Lewis: An English Literary Life. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1980. 333pp.

Albert Gelpi. Living in Time: The Poetry of C. Day Lewis. Oxford University Press. 1998. 256pp.

Geoffrey Handley-Taylor; Timothy d'Arch Smith. C. Day Lewis, the Poet-Laureate: A Bibliography. Chicago and London: St. James Press. 1968. 42pp.

Michel Juillard. L'Expression poetique chez Cecil Day Lewis: Vocabulaire, syntaxe, metpahore etude stylostatistique. Slatkine/Champion. 1983. 623pp. Language: French.

Joseph N. Riddel. Cecil Day Lewis. New York: Twayne. 1971. 162pp.

Derek Stanford. Stephen Spender, Louis MacNeice, Cecil Day Lewis: A Critical Essay. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans Publishing. 1969. 48pp.

John Whitehead. A Commentary on the Poetry of W. H. Auden, C. Day Lewis, Louis MacNeice, and Stephen Spender. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press. 1992.


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  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.256)

  6. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.63)

  7. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.139)

  8. Penguin Companion to the Arts in the Twentieth Century (p.81)

  9. Legends in Their Own Time (p.63)

  10. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.46)

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