The complete verse of Noël Coward

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Methuen Drama , London
English p
Statementedited and with a commentary by Barry Day
SeriesDiaries, letters and essays
ContributionsDay, Barry
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LC ClassificationsPR6005 .O85 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 359 p. :
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Open LibraryOL25213986M
ISBN 139781408131749
LC Control Number2011535420

The Complete Verse of Noël The complete verse of Noël Coward book brings together the three volumes of verse produced during his lifetime together with previously unpublished material for the very first time.

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Download books for free. Find books. Three volumes of his verse were published in Coward's lifetime, but while The Complete Verse features all of the work from these three volumes it also presents previously unpublished material for the very first expert Barry Day has collected together the additional verse which Coward sent to family and friends and which paints a vivid portrait of his more private life.

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Beginning. The book is arranged in theme chapters on a wide variety of chapters including: war, theatre, love, friends, travel, and God and the infinite and is sprinkled with illustrations throughout.

It also features the satirical "cod-pieces: -Chelsea Buns and Spangled Unicorn--and the verse collected in the volume "Not Yet the Dodo.". This volume brings together Coward's celebrated verse, from snappy epigrams to seven-hundred-line short stories such as 'P&O ' and 'Not Yet the Dodo'; from moving war-time encounters to satirical barbs at familiar Coward targets; and from personal reminiscences to occasional verse such as his tribute to Ivor Novello or his counter-attack on Graham es an introduction by.

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Noël Coward () was a consummate and prolific playwright, writer, actor and performer who was knighted in Among his best known and most revived works are the plays The Vortex, Hayfever, Private Lives and Blithe Day has written extensively on Noël most recent works are the acclaimed, The Letters of Noël Coward and In His Own Words.4/5(1).

This one-volume edition contains the complete collection of Coward's twenty short stories, spanning fifty years of his working life. Written with Coward's inimitable poise and wit, the stories variously describe back-stage intrigues, Hollywood champagne breakfasts, suburban /5.

Three volumes of his verse were published in Coward's lifetime, but while The Complete Verse features all of the work from these three volumes it also presents previously unpublished material for the very first time.

Coward expert Barry Day has collected together the additional verse which Coward sent to family and friends and which paints a vivid portrait of his more private life. Noël Coward was born in Teddington, Middlesex, on 16 December His professional acting career began in and his writing career inand in the '50s he became a cabaret entertainer.

In later years he lived in Bermuda and Switzerland, where he turbaned : Noël Coward. Sir Noël Peirce Coward (16 December – 26 March ) was an English playwright, composer, director, actor and singer, known for his wit, flamboyance, and what Time magazine called "a sense of personal style, a combination of cheek and chic, pose and poise".

Coward attended a dance academy in London as a child, making his professional stage début at the age of eleven. Noël Coward Collected Verse. edited and introduced by Graham Payn and Martin Tickner (Methuen) Not Yet the Dodo and Other Verse. by Noël Coward.

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Three volumes of his verse were published in Coward's lifetime, but while The Complete Verse features all of the work from these three volumes it also presents previously unpublished material for the very first time.

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Coward’s Collected Short Stories appeared infollowed by a further selection, Bon Voyage, in Pomp and Circumstance () is a light novel, and Not Yet the Dodo () is a collection of verse. His autobiography through appeared as Present Indicative () and was extended through his wartime years in Future Indefinite (); a third volume, Past Conditional, was incomplete.

Books Music Art & design TV & radio Stage Classical I am no good at love From The Complete Verse of Noël Coward (Methuen Drama, £30).Author: Noël Coward. The definitive account, in his own words, of one of the most popular figures in British theatre.

The second and concluding volume of Noël Coward's legendary autobiography includes Future Indefinite and the unfinished Past his trademark wit, Coward delivers anecdotes about his travels in South America, Hollywood encounters with an array of contemporary stars and directors.

Noël Peirce Coward was born in and made his professional stage debut as Prince Mussel in The Goldfish at the age of 12, leading to many child actor appearances over the next few years. His breakthrough in playwriting was the controversial THE VORTEX () which featured themes of drugs and adultery and made his name as both actor and playwright in the West End and on Broadway.

This volume brings together Coward's celebrated verse, from snappy epigrams to seven-hundred-line short stories such as 'P&O ' and 'Not Yet the Dodo'; from moving war-time encounters to satirical barbs at familiar Coward targets; and from personal reminiscences to occasional verse such as his tribute to Ivor Novello or his counter-attack on Graham Greene/5.

About the Author: Noël Coward was born in in Teddington, Middlesex. He made his name as a playwright with The Vortex (), in which he also appeared. His numerous other successful plays included Fallen Angels (), Hay Fever (), Private Lives (), Design for Living () and Blithe Spirit ().Price Range: £ - £ Three volumes of his verse were published in Coward's lifetime, but while The Complete Verse features all of the work from these three volumes it also presents previously unpublished material for the very first expert Barry Day has col.

About The Noël Coward Reader. The Noël Coward Reader offers a wonderfully wide-ranging selection—the first of its kind—of the best of the Master’s oeuvre, entertainingly annotated and abundantly illustrated, and including material that has never before been published.

Here are scenes from Coward’s famous plays, from Private Lives to Blithe Spirit, and his screenplays, from Brief. Noel Coward, Barry Day (). “The Essential Noël Coward Compendium: The Very Best of His Work, Life and Times”, p, A&C Black 32 Copy quote. Another version of this song's origin is given in Noël Coward: The Complete Lyrics.

As related by the actress daughter of a producer, the writer was visiting her .Throughout his life, Noel Coward, the master songwriter, 'derived a considerable amount of private pleasure from writing verse.' Much of it is gathered in this first ever CD collection. >From moving war-time encounters to satirical barbs at familiar Coward targets and personal reminiscences, this delightful collection is a perfect blend of vintage Noel Coward sure to be enjoyed by faithful.