Sir Sydney Cockerell

Standard Name: Cockerell, Sir Sydney
Used Form: Sydney Carlyle Cockerell

Connections

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Dedications Freya Stark
With a dedication to longtime friend Sir Sydney Cockerell , FS published the first volume of her memoirs, Traveller's Prelude: an account of her childhood and early adulthood ending in 1927.
OCLC WorldCat.
Geniesse, Jane Fletcher. Passionate Nomad. Random House, 1999.
342, 345
Friends, Associates Freya Stark
After her long recovery, FS continued to enjoy her popularity in London society. Sir Sydney Cockerell , director of Cambridge 's Fitzwilliam Museum , became a friend. She was introduced to Virginia Woolf , Rose Macaulay
Friends, Associates Charlotte Mew
In 1919 another admirer of CM 's poetry, Sir Sydney Cockerell (Director of the Fitzwilliam Museum at Cambridge), introduced her to Siegfried Sassoon , who became a champion of her work.
Fitzgerald, Penelope. Charlotte Mew and Her Friends. Collins, 1984, p. 240 pp.
170, 174, 197
Mew, Charlotte. “Introduction”. Collected Poems and Prose, edited by Val Warner, Carcanet and Virago, 1981, p. ix - xxii.
xi
Friends, Associates Viola Meynell
VM began a correspondence with art historian Sir Sydney Carlyle Cockerell that lasted the length of their lives.
MacKenzie, Raymond N. A Critical Biography of English Novelist Viola Meynell, 1885-1956. Edwin Mellen, 2002.
289
Literary responses Viola Meynell
Sydney Carlyle Cockerell lauded this as a flawless work of art.
MacKenzie, Raymond N. A Critical Biography of English Novelist Viola Meynell, 1885-1956. Edwin Mellen, 2002.
290
Literary responses Freya Stark
The Valleys of the Assassins is perhaps FS 's most lasting success. One of its first readers was T. E. Lawrence , who was sent a copy of the book by Sir Sydney Cockerell ...
Reception Freya Stark
John Jock Murray and Sir Sydney Cockerell initially advised Stark against writing this book, urging her to remain in the travel genre rather than attempt philosophical writing. However, they apologized for their opinions when the...
Textual Production Freya Stark
The volume of letters, written in 1928 to the author's mother Flora Stark , was edited and introduced by FS 's friend Sir Sydney Cockerell .
Geniesse, Jane Fletcher. Passionate Nomad. Random House, 1999.
315
Textual Production Freya Stark
In Such Good Friends and Friends of a Lifetime, Sir Sydney Cockerell published a selection of letters from his (mostly famous) associates; according to critics, among the best were those written by G. B. Shaw
Textual Production Viola Meynell
Only months before VM died, Hart-Davis issued her edited volume The Best of Friends: Further Letters to Sydney Carlyle Cockerell (director of the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge), received from his wide circle of friends.
“Dictionary of Literary Biography online”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Center-LRC.
153
Travel Viola Meynell
VM , with Sydney Carlyle Cockerell and other family and friends, made an Easter visit to Beauvais in France.
MacKenzie, Raymond N. A Critical Biography of English Novelist Viola Meynell, 1885-1956. Edwin Mellen, 2002.
292

Timeline

December 1894
The Ashendene Press was established by Charles Harry St John Hornby and Emery Walker at Bayford in Hertfordshire; Walker and Sydney Cockerell designed its Subiaco type in 1900.